Georgianna Shea, celebrated her 90th birthday Sunday, February 24, 2013, a resident of the Rouse Warren County Home and of Clarendon, PA. died Monday morning, February 25, 2013 after an extended illness.
She was born February 24, 1923 in Old Clarendon, PA. where she was a lifelong resident. She was a graduate of Warren High School Class of 1940.
Georgianna was a veteran of World War II serving with the U.S. Navy as a Yeoman 3rd Class in the Bureau of Naval Personnel. She had been employed with the Warren County Courthouse, serving as Chief Clerk for 20 years retiring after 39 years employment on December 30, 1987. She was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church where she volunteered in the soup kitchen. She was a member of the Warren Antique Study Club, volunteer with the Warren Unit of the American Cancer Society, former member of the former St. Clara’s R.C. Church.
She is survived by her brother – John “Toby” Shea and his wife, Susan, 2 Nieces – Jennifer Wortman and husband, David, Kathleen Shea all of Warren, PA., 1 Nephew – Tobin Shea of Los Felix, CA., 2 Great Nephews – John and Luke Wortman, 3 Great Nieces – Megan, Grace and Isabel Wortman all of Warren, PA.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Eleanor Wycoff Shea, 1 Sister – Eleanor “Billie” Hartwig.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 6 to 8 P.M. where a vigil service will be conducted Wednesday at 7:45 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA with Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Entombment will be in the Mausoleum of the Resurrection in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Full military honors will be conducted by members of the Clarendon/Sheffield V.F.W. Funeral Detail and the U.S. Navy personnel.
Those wishing to place memorials may do so through a charity of one’s choice. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com
Monday, February 25, 2013
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