Mary E. Querry
April 30, 2013
Mary E. (Park) Querry, 88, formerly of Hares Valley Road, Mapleton and Mercersburg, PA, died at 10:05 AM, Wednesday, April 30, 2013 at Menno Haven Nursing Center, Chambersburg, PA.
Born March 10, 1925 at Altoona, PA, she was a daughter of the late Chester & Florence (Miller) Park. She was married to Robert E. Querry on December 26, 1945. Mr. Querry preceded in death September 27, 1995.
She is survived by one daughter, JoEllen Keller and her husband Steven of Mercersburg, PA, one daughter in law, Verna Querry of Mapleton, PA, Chester Querry of Forestville, MD, who was reared in the Querry home, six grandchildren, George Wallace, Christine Querry Clevenger, Elizabeth Keller Myers, Philip Keller, Christopher Querry and Rachel Keller and ten great grandchildren. She is also survived by the following siblings, Beatrice Carson of Hagerstown, MD, Peggy Waite of Saltillo, PA, Jesse Park of Mapleton, PA, William Park of Orrstown, PA and Robert Park of Doylesburg, PA. One son, Cleslie Querry, three brothers, Maurice "Sonny" Park, Edwin Park and Paul Park and two sisters, Betty Stever and Helen Glunt, preceded in death.
Mrs. Querry was a member of the McConnellstown Bible Missionary Church, McConnellstown, PA. She was a 1942 graduate of Saltillo High School. During her life she was mainly a homemaker and in her earlier years she was employed at Greif Bros. Manufacturing, Mt. Union, PA.
Mrs. Querry enjoyed crocheting, sending birthday cards to missionaries and reading.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Beech Run Church of the Brethren, 14918 Hares Valley Road, Mapleton, PA with Rev. Daniel Ewald II and Rev. Robert Luther officiating. Interment will be made at Bowman's Chapel Cemetery, RD, Mapleton, PA. Friends may call at the church 6 - 8 pm on Friday and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Robert I. McClain Funeral Home, Cassville, PA
Calling Hours - Beech Run Church of the Brethren, Mapleton - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Beech Run Church of the Brethren - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Bowman's Chapel Cemetery, Mapleton