Mary Catherine Ream, 76, of Fayetteville, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at her home with her family by her side.
She was born in Mifflin County, PA on September 5, 1936 to the late Leo and Ethel Griffith.
Mrs. Ream was a dedicated mother and homemaker from 1954 to 1974. She later began working at Purolater and retired after 22 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ream and grandson, Chris Ranczka.
Left to cherish her memories are daughters, Linda Ranczka and fiancé Steve Lorbach of Lino Lakes, MN; Debbie Arrant and husband Kent of Hope Mills; Cathy Davis and husband Jimmy of Buchanan, GA; and Mary Beth Hanley and husband Bill of Madison Heights, MI; sons, Robert "Bobby" Ream and wife Kathy of Greenville, SC; Michael Ream and wife Krista of Huntersville, NC; and Patrick Ream of the home; brother, Robert Griffith and wife Glenda of Alexandria, PA; 10 grandchildren, Michelle Dols, Nicole Hair, Kelly Arrant, Jeremy Davis, Jonathan Davis, Robert "Bo" Ream III, Reed Ream, Michael Hanley, Brianna Hanley, and Jordan Ream; eight great-grandchildren, Kayla Mallatt, Brandie Nelson, Krystle Dols, Aaron Hair, Cameron Hair, Ashton Hair, Cheyanne Hair, and Hunter Kirby; four great-great-grandchildren, Dacian Dols, Brooklyn Mallatt, Rylee Nelson, and Savanna Nelson; and her beloved pets, Buster, Bruno, and Toby.
The family received friends from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Reeves Funeral Home.
Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 24, 2013 in Reeves Funeral Home Chapel.
She was laid to rest in Cumberland Memorial Gardens.