Myrtle I. (Roy) Timm

June 20, 1944 ~ September 15, 2021 (age 77)

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Myrtle I. Timm, 77, of Athens, PA, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.

She was born on June 20, 1944, in Sayre, PA, the daughter of the late Stanley Todd and Ruth I. (Leonard) Roy.

Myrtle loved her family foremost and was extremely proud of her children and grandchildren. She loved spending time socializing with family and friends and always looked forward to family gatherings. She always found the humor and good in everyone and could converse easily with anyone even those she had just met. Myrtle will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved her.

She enjoyed doing all types of crafts, and many were sold through the Jay Mart Mall and the Shops on 220. Myrtle was a social member of the Athens Township Volunteer Fire Company and volunteered many hours helping with fundraisers. She was a member of the Red Hat Society.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 48 years Elliott Tracey Timm, Jr., 1 grandson, 2 great-grandchildren, 1 brother, 4 sisters, and 7 brothers-in-law, and special friend Sam Schultz.

Myrtle is survived by son and daughter-in-law Tracey and Cindy Timm of Athens, PA, daughter and son-in-law Diana and Thomas MacBride of East Smithfield, PA, daughter Amy Browne of Athens, PA, daughters and sons-in-law Kim and Chris Wolfe of Ulster, PA, Lori Lattimer and Willy Brown of Waverly, NY, and Carmon and Bob Birks of Athens, PA, 19 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Liz Hill, sisters-in-law Maxine Roy, Bev Coy, and Barbara Bailey, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many special friends.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 1pm at the Athens Township Volunteer Fire Company Hall. The family is being cared for by Lowery-Urban Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Athens, PA.

Memorial donations may be made in Myrtle’s memory to Emory Chapel, 234 Emory Chapel Road, Waverly, NY 14892 or the East Smithfield Federated Church, P.O. Box 7, Church and Main Street, East Smithfield, PA 18817.

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Celebration of Life
September 25, 2021

1:00 PM
Athens Township Volunteer Fire Company Fire Hall
150 Herrick Avenue
Sayre, PA 18840


Emory Chapel
234 Emory Chapel Road, Waverly NY 14892

East Smithfield Federated Church
P.O. Box 7, Church and Main Street, East Smithfield PA 18817

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