Mrs. Sarah Marion Droppa

Mrs. Sarah Marion Droppa


Let us remember Mrs. Sarah Marion Droppa of Gainesville, Virginia who died on November 6, 2013. Born October 29, 1922, Marion was the daughter of the late Robert H. and Cecelia J. Williams. She graduated from Whitesboro High School and furthered her education at Houghton College. Proud of her Welsh heritage, Marion enjoyed singing in the Gymanfa Ganu’s, and was a life member of the St. David’s Society of Utica, NY.

Marion, was the wife of the late Rev. Ernest Droppa who died in 2010. They served the following congregations in the North Central New York Conference: Norfolk-Raymondville 1950-1953; Little Falls, Paines Hollow 1953-1968; Maple Street in the New England Conference 1968-1969; Cairo, South Cairo and Round Top churches in the New York Conference 1969-1976. In her later years, she was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Whitesboro, NY.

She is survived by her son, Robert Ernest Droppa, Sr., six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and her sister Jean Lauer.

Memorial donations in Marion’s name may be donated to Providence Christian Academy, 6872 Watson Court, Warrenton, VA 20187.