Martha A. Bungo

Martha A. Bungo, 92, Altoona, formerly of Bellwood, passed away Saturday at Valley View Home.

She was born in Bellwood, daughter of Albert and Rose (Cortese) Rossi. She married Michael Bungo, who preceded her in death on June 13, 2009.

Surviving are three children: Beverly (Eric) Houck and Diane (Glenn) Pelter, all of Altoona, and Dennis (Sara) of Hamilton, Ohio; four grandchildren: Clifford (Kelli) Pelter, Anissa (Aaron) Withers and Justin (Apryle) and Travis (Jessica) Houck; six great-grandchildren: Olivia Houck, Jacob and Micah Peters, Gabriel and Caleb Withers and Parker Houck; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy Rossi.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Agnes Ann, and a brother, John Rossi.

Martha was a 1938 graduate of Antis High School and the Hammond Beauty School. She was a beautician and also worked at Sylvania and as an Avon representative. She was a former member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Bellwood.

Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at Santella Funeral Home, where a service will immediately follow the visitation.

In memory of Martha, contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen, 2201 Union Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.