Emily Jane Libby


Emily Jane Libby passed away on Oct. 17, 2018 at the Willow Valley Communities, Willow Street, Pennsylvania, at the age of 93.

She was born in Millerstown, Pennsylvania to Budd and Hanna Owen.

She graduated from Sunbury High School and worked as a legal executive secretary in Sunbury. There she met Richard Libby, a Minor League baseball pitcher. They married and had three children.

A kind and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to many, she loved family, gardening and golf.

She was predeceased by her husband, Dick; brother, Tom; and grandson, Bobby.

She is survived by her brother, Lee Owen and family; two sons and their wives, Phil and Marlise Libby, Budd and Renee Libby; one daughter and her husband, Cindy and Bob Eckert; and one granddaughter, her husband and son, Jill, Scott and Chase Migliori.

She will be interred in a family plot in Northumberland, Pennsylvania.

Furman's - Leola, FurmanFuneralHome.com.