Mary K. Effland

Mary K. Effland, 91, Hollidaysburg, died unexpectedly Tuesday at the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.

She was born in Ashcom, Bedford County, daughter of Matthew and Della (Miller) Swindell. She married Earl E. Effland in Winchester, Va., and he died May 30, 2009.

Surviving are a daughter, Jean Senne and husband, Hans, of Hollidaysburg; two grandchildren: Gretchen and Shawn; four great-granddaughters: Autumn, Brittney, Paige and Shelby; and a sister, Alberta Bulger of Everett.

Mary was a member of Hicks Memorial United Methodist Church, Duncansville.

At Mary’s request, there will be no viewing. A public funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, by the Rev. Rich Morris. Interment will be at Bedford County Memorial Park.

Memorials may be given to Hicks Memorial United Methodist Church or the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.