Genevieve L. “Mum” Scherff, 85, of North Huntingdon, died at home Monday February 29, 2016. She was born October 7, 1930 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Courtland H. and Genevieve (Ackermann) Langworthy and was also preceded in death by a sister Mary McCutcheon. She was a life member of Circleville Volunteer Fire Department, and the North Huntingdon Township Canteen, and was a former member of the Order of Eastern Star.
She is survived by her husband of sixty five years, Dennis B. Scherff; her sons, Gordon Scherff and his wife Susan of Irwin, Calvin Scherff and Corey Scherff and his wife Bobbie both of North Huntingdon, and Daryl Scherff and his wife Melissa of Herminie; her granddaughters, Gabriella, Natalie, Nicole, and Megan Scherff; and a niece, Bonnie McCuthceon of Tuscon, AZ. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the William Snyder Funeral Home Inc., 521 Main Street, Irwin. 724-863-1200, where a funeral service will follow at 8 p.m with Dr. Ronald H. Wakeman, officiating. Those wishing may contribute to Circleville Volunteer Fire Department, 129 Robbins Station Rd., North Huntingdon, PA 15642. For online condolences please visit www.snyderfuneralservices.com.
Originally published March 01, 2016.