R. Temple, 64, of 73 Pepper Hills Danville PA passed away December 5, 2016
at her residence. She was born July 11, 1952 the daughter of the late
Merril and Mary Marguerite West DeGreen.
survived by her husband of 40 years, Carl Temple. They were married
February 14, 1976.
graduated from Columbia Montour Vo-Tech and from Montour-Delong School of
Nursing as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
was employed as an LPN at the Berwick Hospital Center Home Health and then
at Maria Hall for 20 years as a Charge Nurse.
was an active member of Strawberry Ridge United Church of Christ in
was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother; all of whom she adored. Her
greatest enjoyment in life was being “Grammy” and spending time with them.
addition to her husband, she is survived by one son; Robert C. Temple and
his wife Lori of Danville PA and one daughter; Melissa Showers and her
husband Joseph of Danville PA. Also surviving are five grandchildren;
Amanda, Kayla, Ryan, Kira and Corinne and two great-grandchildren; Haileigh
and Paisley. She is also survived by one brother; Merril DeGreen of Butler
PA. She was preceded in death by one grandson, Dalyn Showers in 2007 and
three sisters; Shirley Erlston, Nancy Cragle and Mary Mowrer.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service be held on
Friday, December 9, 2016 2016 at 5:00 PM at Strawberry Ridge United Church
of Christ 1 West Deihl Road Washingtonville PA with her pastor Shawn McNett
officiating. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family in
St. Paul’s Straub’s Lutheran Church Cemetery Danville PA. Friends will be
received from 3:00 PM until 4:45 PM.
family will provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to
Strawberry Ridge United Church of Christ Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com