She was born on May 3, 1935 in Richardsville, PA, the daughter of the late Elton and Zelma Lindemuth McKillip.
On November 6, 1959 in South Wales, NY, she married Thomas M. Mowery; who preceded her in death on September 20, 1988.
She was employed by the former Viko Furniture, Eldred for 29 years until her retirement.
She is survived by one son, Thomas E. Mowery, Bradford, one daughter, Jackie A. Blakeslee, Duke Center, one grandson, Dalton Riehle, Duke Center, one brother, Ken McKillip, Painted Post, NY, longtime companion, William McDonald, Springville, NY and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by two brothers, Ron and Bill McKillip.
At the family’s request there will be no visitation. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Burial will be in Lamphier Cemetery, Eldred.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.
Online Condolences can be expressed at www.maschofuneral.com.