The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

February 6, 2013

Lois J. Meese Mason, 88, Lewisburg

The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG — Lois J. Meese Mason, 88, of Lewisburg, formerly of Enola and Linglestown, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at RiverWoods Nursing Home, Lewisburg.

Lois was born in Philadelphia and was the daughter of the late Oscar and Anna (Tippett) Blanck.

She was retired from Sears, where she worked as a bookkeeper.

Lois was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, of Enola, where she was an assistant treasurer and council chairwoman. She later joined Sharon Lutheran Church, of Selinsgrove

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia A. and David Petrizzi, of California, and Kathleen A. and Chris Reiland, of Selinsgrove; three sons and daughters-in-law, James A. and Joan Meese, of Massachusetts, Richard A. and Char Meese, of Florida, and David W. and Tammy Meese, of California; six grandchildren; and the family of Stewart L. Mason.

Lois was preceded in death by her first husband, William J. Meese, in 2002 and by her second husband, Stewart L. Mason, in 2011.

A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Sharon Lutheran Church, 120 S. Market St., Selinsgrove, followed by the funeral at 11 with the Rev. Robert Doll officiating.

Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg.

Memorial contributions in Lois’ memory may be made to Sharon Lutheran Church, 120 S. Market St., Selinsgrove, PA 17870.

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