V. June Christy

V. June Christy, 88, Gallitzin, died Sunday at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.

She was born in Gallitzin, daughter of the late Robert and Olive (Waltz) Christy.

She is survived by niece and nephews: Robert (Fran) Nagle of Gallitzin, Va., “Ginger” (Pat) Watt of Ebensburg, Tom (MaryAnn) of Patton, Stephen (Linda) Christy, Linda (Guy) Livingston and Terry (Darlene) Christy, all of Johnstown; grand nieces and nephews: Cathy and Pam Nagle (Tim Adams), Jennifer Watt (Mark Foertsch), Maureen (Eric) McDermott, Ken (Jami) Watt, Tom (Tracy) Nagle; great niece and nephew: Jack and Mia McDermott, Emma Watt, Abigail and Brady Joseph Nagle.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Marie Nagle, on Feb. 16, 1996; a brother, Donald, on July 7, 1978; and a niece, Donna Christy.

She was a member of St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin.

June volunteered at Mercy Hospital in Altoona. She worked at Sylvania and retired on Nov. 1, 1987.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Monday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin, where a vigil service will be held Monday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin, the Rev. Albert Ledoux celebrant. Committal will be at St. Patrick Cemetery.

The family suggests contributions be made to Gallitzin Fire Company, PO Box 41, Gallitzin, PA 16641 in June’s memory.