The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

December 4, 2012

Edith M. Dreibelbis, 91, Dornsife

The Daily Item

— DORNSIFE — Edith M. Dreibelbis, 91, of Dornsife, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at the Friendly Nursing Home, Pitman.

She was born Sept. 7, 1921, in Jordan Township, a daughter of the late Callie (Paul) and Jacob C. Hoffman. She was married to Lee R. Dreibelbis, who preceded her in death.

Edith was a member of David’s United Church of Christ, Hebe.

She is survived by two sons, Jeffrey L. Dreibelbis, of Dornsife, and Curtis L. Dreibelbis, of Mifflintown; two daughters, Rita Kimmel, of Hegins, and Mary L. Boyer, of Millersburg; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Freda Kratzer and Annabel Lawley.

A viewing will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at David’s United Church of Christ, Hebe, followed by the funeral at 2 with the Rev. Raymond Holland officiating.

Interment will take place in David’s Church Cemetery, Hebe.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Edith’s memory may be made to the general fund at David’s United Church of Christ, 1907 Klingerstown Road, Herndon, PA 17830.

The James A. Reed Funeral Home, Pillow, is in charge of the arrangements. To sign the online guest book, visit