Alma Riley Mentzer

03/21/1920 - 08/07/2021


Obituary For Alma Riley Mentzer

Alma Riley Mentzer
March 21, 1920-Aug. 7, 2021

Alma Riley Mentzer passed away in the evening hours of Saturday August 7, 2021 at her residence in Cumming, Georgia. She was born on March 21, 1920 and is the last serving child of the late Samuel Ellis and Bertha May (Yingling) Riley. She married Richard William Mentzer and they lived happily together until his passing on February 6, 1991. Alma is preceded in death by her brothers Ellis, Jamie, Bernard, and Ralph Riley along with her sisters, Willoughby Chisko, Lorna Wooner, and Martha Painter. She is also preceded in death by her two daughters, Linda Lee Hawbecker and Gayle Jackson. Alma is survived by her son-in-law, Leon Jackson, granddaughter, Tracey Spratt, grandson-in-law, William Spratt, and great-granddaughter Dallas Spratt all of Dahlonega, Georgia. She is also survived by her daughter, Deanna Duet and her husband Doug, granddaughters Linda Ménage (Graham) and Dawn Brown (Tom), and great-granddaughter McKenzie Ellerd. A graveside service will be held at Carson Valley Cemetery on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.
Arrangements are provided by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona, Pa. 16601.
Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.

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Joseph J. Stevens III


Joseph J. Stevens III