Nita M. Grubb, 89, of E. Hanover Twp., passed into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at her home. She was the wife of the late LeRoy B. Grubb, Jr.
Born in Carloover, VA on July 1, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Clarence R. and Alva M. Peery Patteson. Nita retired from the Lickdale Elementary School, where she had been the secretary for over 25 years. She and her husband also owned and operated their poultry farm for many years. She was a member of the Ono United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Dennis L. and his wife Karen Grubb, of Annville, Robert J. and his wife Sandra Grubb, of Lebanon and Richard L. Grubb, of Jonestown, her daughter, Gwen M. wife of Rev. Dennis Jackson, of Indianapolis, IN, brother, Basil (Janet) Patteson, of Bellegrove, grandchildren, Staci, Mindy, Joshua, Jamie, Joni, Julie, Troy and Alisha, and sixteen great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Randy E. Grubb, great-granddaughter Margot Jackson, brother Faye (Gloria) Patteson, and sister, Caroline (Penrose) Hostetter.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at the Ono United Methodist Church. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. A private family burial will be held immediately following at Grand View Memorial Park, N. Annville Twp.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ono U.M. Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 126, Ono, PA 17077.