AlliedNews.com - Grove City, Pennsylvania

Obituaries

June 29, 2014

Alice L. McIntire

Homemaker co-owned farm, was tax collector

GREENVILLE — Alice L. McIntire of Jackson Center passed away peacefully of natural causes with her daughter and friends by her side at 7:14 p.m. Monday, June 16, 2014, in UPMC Horizon, Greenville. She was 92.

Born Oct. 5, 1921, in Mercer, Mrs. McIntire was a daughter of Carl L. and Pearl N. Euard Swartz.

She attended the former Stone Pile Country School and then graduated from Mercer High School in 1940.

Alice was a homemaker and along with her husband owned and operated a dairy farm in Jackson Township for many years. She loved the farm and worked very hard in all aspects of farming, including milking and field work. She tended to the farm up to the present day, always seen out working in the yard and along the fence row, using a corn knife in early years to keep down weeds and in later years using a weed eater for the task.

For many years, she and her husband had a huge garden they would work together.

She loved taking care of all the animals and will be missed by her pet cat, Socks. She enjoyed doing crossword and word search puzzles.

Alice loved to visit and enjoyed the many folks who would stop by for a chat on the porch. She always had a smile and a kind word.

She succeeded her husband as Jackson Township tax collector, for a combined total of 27 years.

For many years, she had been a member of Jackson Center Presbyterian Church.

Her husband, David Frederick "Fritz" McIntire, whom she married April 7, 1942, preceded her in death Aug. 24, 1990.

She is survived by her loving daughter, Shirley A. "The Retired Mail Lady" McIntire, at home.

Besides her husband, her parents, two sisters and three brothers preceded her in death.

McINTIRE

Mrs. David Frederick "Fritz" (Alice L.), 92, Jackson Center.

Calling hours: 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday (6-22-14) in SCOTT A. BLACK FUNERAL HOME, 99 Franklin St., Stoneboro.

Service: Funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday (6-23-14) in the funeral home with the Rev. Galen "Joe" MacDonald of Livingston (Texas) Presbyterian Church, of whom Alice was always fond, officiating.

Interment: Beside her beloved Fritz in Carpenter Cemetery, Springfield Township.

Obituary was published June 21, 2014 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • ali obtwestlake0723.jpg Ella D. Westlake

    Ella D. Westlake of Ligonier, formerly of Grove City, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, in the Bethlen Home. She was 103.
     

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obit716Hoffman, Naomi.jpg Naomi Elizabeth Palmer Hoffman

    Naomi Elizabeth Palmer Hoffman went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, July 12, 2014, surrounded by her loving family.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Virginia Ruth Miller Sensenig

    Virginia Ruth Miller Sensenig of Tucumcare, N.M., formerly of Clintonville and Lancaster, Pa., died Friday, July 4, 2014, after a lingering illness. She was 75.

    July 29, 2014

  • Dorothy Patterson McNeish

    Dorothy Patterson McNeish, formerly of Gill Road, Pine Township, passed away at 11:43 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Orchard Manor, Pine Township, where she was a resident for nine years. She was 95.

    July 29, 2014

  • Laurabelle L. Long

    Laurabelle L. Long, formerly of Harrisville, died at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 in the care of Orchard Manor, Grove City, where she resided. She was 93.

    July 29, 2014

  • ali obt140712-jones, dorothy.jp Dorothy May Jones

    Dorothy May Jones, formerly of Grove City, passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014, after a brief illness, surrounded by her loving children. She was 97.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obtWilliamson0709.jpg Margaret 'Peg' Miller Williamson

    Margaret "Peg" Miller Williamson of Edgewood Avenue, Grove City, passed away Thursday morning, July 3, 2014, in Grove Manor Nursing Home after becoming ill in April. She was 76.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • obt140709-dankovich, ma.jpg Mary L. Dankovich

    Mary L. Dankovich, a resident for 11 years of Orchard Manor, Pine Township, passed away at 12:20 a.m. Sunday, July 6, 2014, in Orchard Manor. She was 91.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali OBT140705-McCool, Drusilla- Drusilla A. "Dolly" McCool

    Drusilla A. "Dolly" McCool of Grove City, formerly of Harrisville, passed away Thursday afternoon, (6-26-14) in Orchard Manor, Grove City. She was 89.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140702Jordan, Patricia.j Patricia A. Jordan

    Patricia A. Jordan, a resident since 1991 of Browntown Road, Liberty Township (Slippery Rock), formerly of Clark, N.J., died at 4:01 p.m. Sunday, June 29, 2014, in UPMC Mercy, Pittsburgh. She was 78.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

Featured Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide