She was born on October 12, 1933, a daughter of the late William and Lillian Stone Henderson.
On October 15, 1949, she married Paul E. Kio who preceded her in death.
She was a member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church and the American Legion Post 108. She was also a dedicated volunteer at the Friendship Table. She loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by two sons, Donald Kio of Bradford and Gary Kio; three daughters, Mary Lou Franklin in Ohio; Theresa Vieli of Coudersport and Kathy Kulp of Roulette; one brother, Jerry Henderson in New York; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two sons, Michael T. Kio and Robert Kio; one daughter, Stephanie Ritterbush; four brothers, Leo, Leonard, Tommy and Gary Henderson; and one sister, Lorraine Rees.
At her request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
The family has requested that memorial contributions in her memory be made to the Friendship Table, 21 East Corydon St., Bradford, PA 16701.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.
Online Condolences can be expressed at www.maschofuneral.com.