COVENTRYVILLE — Marie Neumann, 86, of Coventryville, passed away Jan. 7, 2014, at the New York State Veterans Home in Oxford.
She was born Feb. 6, 1927, in Liberty Corner, N.J., the daughter of Joseph Hendershot and Ruth Meeker.
She married Frederick C. Neumann on Jan. 10, 1946, in Liberty Corner, N.J., and in April 1965, moved to Coventryville, where she and her husband ran a dairy farm until 1984.
Marie is survived by her husband of 68 years, Fred Neumann Sr., of the New York State Veterans Home; seven children, Fred (Pam) Neumann Jr., of Coventryville, Susy (Jim) Quiggle of Guntersville, Ala., John (Diane) Neumann of Eustis, Fla., Joe (Lorie) Neumann of Coventryville, Judi Hall of Meridale, Jim (Charlene) Neumann of Coventryville, and Frank (Dorene) Zimmerman of Oxford; a beloved foster daughter, Diane Russell Brezee; a sister, Janet Townsend of Toms River; 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the North Afton United Methodist Church.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial donations may be made to the North Afton United Methodist Church, and condolences may be sent to the family at www.rootfh.com.