Emma Mae Wurster

Emma Mae Wurster, 91, of Montoursville, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at Sycamore Manor.

Born April 10, 1922, in South Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late John and Blanche Kemery Reeder.

Emma was a graduate of Williamsport High School, Wheaton College and attended Penn College.

She retired from Liberty Mutual Insurance as supervisor in Business Policy production.

Emma was very active in community affairs. She was called a caregiver by many, and received many awards for her giving and helping others. Her favorite award was Grandmother of the year.

Surviving are her children, James E. Wurster, of Loyalsock Township and Donna M. Bamberger, of Montoursville; a brother John Reeder Jr., of Northumberland; four grandchildren, George B. Wurster, Senta K. Meister, Monica L. Ganter, Jessica L. Werkheiser; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, George E. “Pete” Wurster in 1999.

A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Emma’s name may be made to Susquehanna Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701

Arrangements are entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport.