Virginia O. Royer

Born: Wed., Jul. 25, 1928
Died: Mon., May 5, 2014


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., May 07, 2014
Location: Yost - Gedon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Thu., May 08, 2014
Location: Yost - Gedon Funeral Home

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Virginia O. (Skeeter) Royer age 85, of 16 Woodward Meadows, Lock Haven, PA passed away May 5, 2014 at the Susque-View Home in Lock Haven, PA.

She was born, July 25, 1928 in Beech Creek, PA and was the daughter of the late Ken and Virginia Edge Eldred Sr.

She was married to Dean Royer who preceded her in death in 1978. Her husband Dean was owner of the Nationwide Insurance Agency in Dunnstown for a number of years.

Virginia graduated from the Lock Haven High School and had worked at the former Sylvania Plant in Mill Hall. She retired from Woolrich Woolen Mills in the sewing department after ten years of employment.

Virginia enjoyed reading, puzzles, knitting, crocheting and watching sports on TV.

Surviving are two daughters, Cindy (George) Gray of Woolrich, PA, and Vicki Baes of Albion, NY, two brothers, Richard (Dick) Eldred, Bordentown, NJ, and James (Jim) Eldred, Mackeyville, PA. Also surviving is a sister, Barbara (Arnie) Ylonen of Warren Ohio, eight grandchildren , twelve great- grandchildren, and a daughter-in-law, Marilynn Royer of Hessville, Indiana.

Virginia was preceded in death by a son, Craig A. Royer, and a brother, William (Bill) Eldred Jr.

Funeral services for Virginia O. (Skeeter) Royer will be held on Thursday, May 8h, 2014 at 10:00 am in the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home, 121 West Main Street, Lock Haven, PA.

Family and friends will be received in the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6-8 pm and one hour prior to the services on Thursday morning. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park, Lock Haven.

Memorials will be accepted to the American Cancer Society, 1948 East 3rd Street, Williamsport, PA 17701.

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