top banner

Obituary Listings

Mary Catherine Powell

January 29, 1937 September 24, 2021
Mary Catherine Powell
There are condolences waiting approval on Mary's Tribute wall
Obituary for Mary Catherine Powell

Mary Catherine Powell, 84 of Gettysburg, PA passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the York Hospital. Born January 29, 1937 in Lock Haven, PA, she was the daughter of the late Theodore & Emma (Bair) Geraty. Mary Catherine graduated from Lock Haven High School in 1955 and worked as a secretary for the Westinghouse Corp. in Baltimore, MD. After moving to Pennsylvania in 1969, she worked as a floral designer for Bair’s Flower Basket in Biglerville, PA and in the cafeteria at Biglerville Elementary School. Mary Catherine is survived by her husband of 64 years, Robert M. “Bob” Powell, Jr., four sons, Terry Powell and Steve Powell both of Biglerville, Kevin Powell of St. Louis, MO and Craig Powell of Hanover, PA, four grandchildren, Chase, Robert, Laken and Colbie Powell. She was predeceased by a brother Richard and three sisters, Shelvia, Patsy and Wanda. Mary Catherine was extremely proud of her children and grandchildren. She loved gardening and work tirelessly on her own gardens. Mary Catherine was a life member of the Biglerville Garden Club. Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at the Monahan Funeral Home in Gettysburg with Rev. Ryan Heycock, officiating. Interment will follow in the Biglerville Cemetery. A Viewing will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10:00-12:00. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, 4250 Crums Mill Road, Suite #100, Harrisburg, PA 17112 or The Biglerville Garden Club, 154 W. Hanover St., Biglerville, PA 17307. Online tributes and condolences can be made at monahanfuneralhome.com

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

29

Sep

10:00 AM 9/29/2021 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 9/29/2021 12:00:00 PM
Monahan Funeral Home

125 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Monahan Funeral Home
125 Carlisle Street Gettysburg 17325 PA
United States

Service

Wednesday

29

Sep

12:00 PM 9/29/2021 12:00:00 PM
Monahan Funeral Home

125 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Monahan Funeral Home
125 Carlisle Street Gettysburg 17325 PA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Biglerville Cemetery Final Resting Place

101 Cemetery Rd.
Biglerville , PA 17307

101 Cemetery Rd. Biglerville 17307 PA
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...