Marian Neff

Marian A. Neff, 90, of 106 Dallas Road, passed away Monday, April 2nd, 2012 at her residence.

Born May 25, 1921, in Bartlesville, OK, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Hazel (Groves) Huston.

On August 3, 1946 in Allegany, NY, she married Lester Emmett Neff who died on December 24, 1990.

Mrs. Neff was a 1939 graduate of Bradford High School. She had worked for the Bradford Area School District as a cafeteria cook at Lee Driver and Blaisdall Schools.

She was a member of First Baptist Church where she taught children's Sunday School for 45 years, and helped with the funeral dinners. She was a member of the Christian Women's Group, held various offices and attended several bible studies.

Mrs. Neff was a volunteer for the Red Cross Meals on Wheels Program and a volunteer with the Headstart program.

Surviving are two daughters, Sharon Rea of DuBois; and Kay Harrington of Bradford; a sister, Betty Bigley of Derrick City, five grandchildren; John Eric Rea, Rebecca Rea, Patrick (Mickey) Harrington, Andrew (Wendy) Harrington, and Scott (Corrie) Harrington, five great grandchildren; Sarah Langy, Ashlie Harrington, Jordan Harrington, Joshua Harrington and Jaden Harrington, and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one sister Lee Edwards and one great grandson.

Family will be receiving friends on Friday, April 6, 2012 from 3 to 5 & 7 to 9pm in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. 372 East Main St. and again on Saturday, April 7th from 10:00 to 11:00am in the First Baptist Church where funeral and committal services will be held at 11:00am with Rev. Leon Canfield, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the First Baptist Church 71 Congress Street Bradford, PA 16701 or American Cancer Society McKean Co. Unit PO Box 67 Bradford, PA 16701.

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