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Genevieve Ethel (Manbeck) Keefer

December 12, 1936 — July 27, 2020

Genevieve Ethel "Genny" Keefer, 83, of Mifflinburg entered into rest at 6:33 pm on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Evangelical Community Hospital.

Born on December 12, 1936 in Lewisburg, the daughter of the late Ralph and Ethel Mae (Eisenhuth) Manbeck. On July 26, 1957, she married Lawrence L. Keefer, who survives.

She was a graduate of Mifflinburg High School Class of 1954.

Genny was a homemaker. She also worked as a florist at Enterline's, Milton, and drove a school bus for the Mifflinburg School District.

She was a member of the Mifflinburg Church of Nazarene where she was active with Sunday School and the children's bible school. She loved her church family and more recently she would send cards to the church family for birthdays and anniversaries.

Genny enjoyed attending to her flowers and gardening. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons and one daughter, Vaughn and wife Debbie Keefer of Millmont, Van Keefer of Mifflinburg, Brenda Dietrich of Lewisburg, six grandchildren, Kelly, Lisa, John, Josh, Olivia, Ben, nine great grandchildren, and two brothers, Leonard and Eugene Manbeck of Mifflinburg.

She was predeceased by one daughter-in-law, Elnore (Pears) Keefer.

Family and friends are invited to visit with the family from 3 to 4 pm on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene, 12 Market Street, Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be held at 4, with Pastor Wayne S. Krell, officaiting.

Burial was in the Dreisbach Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Genny's memory may be sent to the Mifflinburg Church of the Nazarene., 12 Market Street, Mifflinburg, PA 17844.

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Funeral arrangements are by Dominick T. Adamo Funerals · Cremations · Monuments, 16 Walnut Street, Mifflinburg.
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