Mary Moore Rieffenberger, 93, a resident of Country Club Road, Elkins, passed away the morning of Oct. 26, 2012, at her residence.
She was born Jan. 2, 1919, at Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Isaac Maxwell Adams and Beryl Moore Adams.
She was married to Joseph C. Rieffenberger, who survives. Also surviving is one brother, Edward M. Adams of Winston-Salem, N.C.; a sister, Mrs. Robert (Peggy) Goldenberg of Parkersburg; and nieces and nephews, David M. Goldenberg and Julia Timko, both of Parkersburg, Dr. Melanie Adams of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Max Adams of Owensboro, Ky.
Mrs. Rieffenberger was a graduate of Parkersburg High School, Marietta College and Margaret Morrison School of Library Science at Carnegie Tech. She was a member of Chi Omega Sorority, Brooks Bird Club and an active member of the A.A.U.W. She was a former Girl Scout Leader and an active environmentalist.
Mrs. Rieffenberger's request to be cremated was honored. A celebration of her life will be 1-4 p.m. Nov. 10 at Graceland Inn on the campus of Davis and Elkins College.
The family suggests that contributions be made to the charity of choice in memory of Mrs. Rieffenberger.
Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of arrangements for Mary Moore Rieffenberger. Condolences may be expressed at www.tomb