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Friday, January 10, 2020

Roberta B. “Bert” Bickford, 88, of Smethport, PA

Roberta B. “Bert” Bickford

Roberta B. “Bert” Bickford, 88, of Smethport, PA, passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at the Bradford Manor.

She was born on November 6, 1931 in Olean, NY, a daughter of the late Harry C. and Josie Curtin Mascho.

On April 26, 1952 in Farmers Valley she married Galen E. “Buck” Bickford who preceded her in death on April 19, 2003.

She enjoyed crocheting and sewing and she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was employed by the former Ethan Allen plant, Eldred, for forty two years; retiring in 1993.

She is survived by one daughter, Deana (Brian) Johnson of Smethport; one brother, Cleo (Jean) Mascho of Bolivar, NY; six grandchildren, Barry (Sonja) Bacha, Amy (Carl) Stoltz, Heather App, Kristen Johnson, Tom (Tara) Reid, Jr. and Andy (Nicole) Reid; one son-in-law, Tom Reid, Sr. of Bradford; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews and one great great-granddaughter.

In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by one daughter, Gail Reid, four brothers and four sisters.

Visitation will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020 from 12:00 to 2:00 PM at the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc. with funeral services to immediately follow at 2:00 in the funeral home with the Rev. Max Simms, pastor of the Hilltop Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery, Farmers Valley.

Memorial contributions in her memory can be made to the Otto Township Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 192, Duke Center, PA 16729.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.

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