Pauline “Polly” Schoenberger

December 25, 1936 ‒ January 12, 2013

Sunbury, Ohio

Pauline “Polly” Schoenberger, age 76, of Sunbury, went to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday morning, January 12, 2013 surrounded by her family at her residence.

Polly was born December 25, 1936, in Webbville, KY, to the late Richard W. and Eva Myrtle (Whitt) Smith. She came to Sunbury in 1942 from Webbville, KY and was a member of True Bible Baptist Church in Marengo.

Polly was a workaholic, always providing the best for her family. She enjoyed spending time gardening, growing flowers and mowing the grass. She was a truly wonderful woman who spoiled and babied her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by her sons, Joseph (Laureen) Schoenberger of Centerburg; Earnest (Suella) Schoenberger of Fulton; daughter, Sherry Hubbard of Sunbury; brother, J. R. Smith (Betty Hall) of Sunbury; sister-in-law, Roberta Smith of Delaware; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Polly was preceded in death by her brother, Elwood Smith and sister, Mavis Welch.

Friends may call Monday from 5-8 p.m. and again Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Tuesday 11a.m. with her brother, Pastor J.R. Smith and Pastor Frank Kirk officiating. Interment will follow in Berkshire Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial, P. O. Box 92, Sunbury, OH 43074. (

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