Wilma Jean Weyrich

Wilma Jean Weyrich

Wilma Jean Weyrich, 72, of Honey Grove, died at 10:16 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at her home.

Born on Nov. 13, 1944, in Asheville, N.C., she was a daughter of the late Stella Ruth (Childress) Mullis. On Aug. 1, 1964, she married her surviving husband, Joseph L. Weyrich III, with whom she was blessed to share more than 52 years of marriage.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Joseph L. Weyrich IV and his wife, Eva, of Locust Run; siblings, Sher Miller, of Stevensville, Md., Elizabeth Roten, of North Carolina, Judy Griffin, of Eden, N.C., Jack Halsey; and one grandson, Joseph L. Weyrich V, of Thompsontown.

A son, Johnathan L. Weyrich, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Weyrich was a member of St. Jude’s Catholic Church, Mifflintown, and the Lack-Tusca- rora EMS, East Waterford.

Until retiring after 20 years of service, Jean was employed as a compliance officer for the USDA of Philadelphia.

Jean enjoyed sewing and embroidery.

A visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, at Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown. All other services will be private.

For online tributes and condolences, visit www.brownfuneral homesinc.com.