Obituary for Mary Louise Kolar (Harish)
Mary Louise Harish Kolar, 89, of Middletown and formerly of Dunlo, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2016, in the Golden Living Center, Camp Hill.
Born in Dunlo on March 7, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Anna Kunch Harish.
Mary was a devoted homemaker. She was a member of Seven Sorrows BVM Catholic Church, Middletown. Mary was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 998, Lawnton.
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Evan James Kolar in 1970; her daughter, Patricia M. Gephart in 2010; and an infant grandson, David M. Gephart.
She is survived by her son, Evan Paul Kolar of Middletown; three grandchildren, Robert R. Gephart, Jr. of Carlisle, James S. Gephart of Hummelstown, and Kevin A. Gephart of Enola; and three great grandsons, Michael Gephart, Joshua Gephart, and Jacob Gephart.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 11 AM in the Seven Sorrows BVM Catholic Church, 280 North Race Street, Middletown, with The Rev. Fr. Kyle S. Sahd, as celebrant. A viewing will be held in the church’s narthex on Wednesday from 10 AM until time of the service. Interment will be in the Corpus Christi Cemetery, Dunlo, on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 1:30 PM.
Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown, is handling the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn. Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.
Online condolences may be shared at www.trefzandbowser.com.