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Julia Cumberland

December 3, 2006

Julia M. Cumberland, 91, of South Hanover Street, Nanticoke, passed away Sunday morning at the Guardian Elder Care Center, Newport Township.

She was born on Nov. 19, 1915, in Houtzdate, Pa., a daughter of the late John and Rosella Wilkinson Martin. Julia was a member of the First English Baptist Church, Nanticoke, where she was a deaconess. She was also a member of the EFTO.

She was preceded in death by twin children, James and Jane; husband Bert, who passed away in 1968; brothers Eddie, Luther and John; sisters Dolores, Grace, Martha and Emma.

Surviving are a sons Lester Greenland, Levittown; Albert Cumberland, Nanticoke; daughters Judy Magarawicz, Henderson, Colo.; Susan Capece, Nanticoke; 11 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m. in Hanover Green Chapel with Pastor Ken Turley officiating. Interment will be in the Hanover Green Cemetery.

Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Earl W. Lohman Funeral Home, 14 W. Green St., Nanticoke. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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