Elaine J. Piper

March 28, 1953 – July 14, 2013

Elaine J. Piper, 60, Autumn Estate, Hollidaysburg, died Sunday evening at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Durwood and Mildred (Hartman) Piper.

Surviving are three sisters: Beth Nadeau of Altoona, Joyce Lingenfelter (Ross) of Claysburg and Becky Piper of Hollidaysburg; and a nephew, Michael Nadeau of Duncansville.

Elaine was a 1973 graduate of the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf. She was involved with Skills of Central Pennsylvania Inc., and she enjoyed doing word search puzzles and playing card games.

Elaine was faced with many medical issues and problems over many years, and she had the strength to never give up.

Friends will be received from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., 1218 Fourth Ave., Duncansville. Interment will be at Brumbaugh Cemetery, Fredericksburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to Autumn Estate Personal Care Home.