E. May Chamberlain, 88, Dallas, passed into eternal sleep, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family and beloved chocolate lab, Niki.
Born Estella May Evans in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Evan and Estella G. Price Evans.
May was a graduate of Kingston Township High School class of 1949. She was drum majorette and elected May queen of her class. May was employed by Acme Markets Warehouse, Forty Fort, for 37 years until her retirement. She had formed strong friendships with her co-workers that remained stedfast through the years.
May was a member of Dallas United Methodist Church and an active member of the church choir. She had served on many committees with the church over time. May was a member of The Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter #396, Dallas. She enjoyed spending time with her family weather in person, or on the phone, reminising about days gone by.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Donald (Duck) in 2004; a sister, Ruth Murray; brothers, Tom, Evan (Hat), and Jack Evans; daughter-in-law Carolyn Lauer Chamberlain. Surviving are a sister Wahneta (Pug) Berti, Dallas; Sons, Donald C., Dallas, Kenneth L. and his wife Cindy, Shavertown; Daughter, Amy L. Thomas and her husband Brian, Dallas; Nephew, Rev. Dr. John Murray, Palmyra, whom she had raised.
May was a loving and proud grandmother to 4 grandchildren, Christine Binkley, Kenneth Jr. , Sidney and Jordan Thomas.
Memorial service will be held Monday, January 20th, at 11 a.m. in the Dallas United Methodist Church, 4 Parsonage St. Dallas with the Rev. Craig Gomer and Rev. Dr. William Lewis officiating. Friends may call Monday from 10 a.m. till the time of service. Arrangements are under the direction of The Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas.
The family would like to thank Hospice of the Sacred Heart and Dr Michael Kovalick for there care.
In lieu of flowers. The family requests that Memorial contribuations be made to a charity of your choice in her name.
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