Verna (nee Rinehimer) Sair 1903-1976
Obituary: The Morning Press, Bloomsburg, PA, Wed., July 28, 1976
Mrs. Verna V. Stair, 72, of 637 E. Second St., Berwick, died at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday at Berwick Hospital where she had been a patient for two weeks. She had been in ill health for the past several months.
She was born in Stairville, Luzerne county, daughter of the late John and Mabel George Rinehimer. She had earlier resided in Bloomsburg for several years and had been a resident of Berwick for the last 29 years.
Mrs. Stair, a member of First United Methodist Church, Berwick, was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur W. Stair, who died in 1963.
Surviving are a son, Arthur L. Stair, Binghamton, N.Y.; two daughters, Mrs. Peter (Viola) Mrochko, Berwick, a district judge, and Mrs. N.R. (Marian) Grabko, Newark, Del.; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Also surviving are five brothers, including Clayton Rinehimer, of Slocum; Lawrence Rinhimer, Hobbie; Luther Rinehimer, Berwick R.D.1; Millard (Bill) and Clifford Rinehimer, both of Dorrance; two sisters, Mrs. Carl (Evelyn) VanFossen, of Stairville and Mrs. Lulu Frankenfield, New Oxford, Pa.
Services will be held Friday morning at 11 from the G. Richard Mayo Funeral Home, Berwick, with her pastor, the Rev. Carl N. Rutherford, officiating. Assisting will be the Rev. William Eves, pastor emeritus of Berwick Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Stairville Cemetery.