Mary M. Eick, 77, of Welsh Heights Danville PA passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013, at SUN Home Hospice Center in Sunbury, Pennsylvania. She [auth] was the daughter of the late John Francis and Helen Hueston McGowan.
Mary was married to Harold D (Chub) Eick on September 28, 1957. He preceded her in death on October 2, 1992.
She graduated from North Hunterdon High School in Annandale NJ in 1954. She attended Rider College for three years. Mary was employed as a secretary for most of her career in the trucking and real estate business.
Mary enjoyed reading and knitting. She loved animals, especially her beloved dog Lucky. She will be remembered for her sense of humor and her zest for life.
She is survived by three daughters; Donna J. Galusha and her husband D. Bryant of Platteville CO; Diann K. Eick of Hackettstown NJ and Doreen M. Salek and her husband Adam G. of Danville PA. Also surviving are four grandchildren; Kaitlin Duff and her husband Cameron of Sheridan WY; Justin Galusha of Platteville CO; Christopher Galusha of Platteville CO and Addison Salek of Danville PA. She is also survived by one great-granddaughter, Emma Duff of Sheridan WY. Also surviving are two sisters; Jean Thackaberry and her husband Keith of Mifflinburg PA and Eileen Guthrie and her husband Elwin of Walpole Maine. She is also survived by her brother-in-law and sister-in-law Herman and Cynthia (Susie) Eick of Howard PA; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Mary will be laid to rest in Roswell NM next to her husband Harold with a private service at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Danville SPCA 2801 Bloom Road Danville PA. Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA. visneski.com.