Paula Joy Mountain

Paula Joy Mountain, 40, Duncansville, died early Wednesday morning at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Karen Joy (Pletcher) Mountain and the late David Paul Mountain.

Surviving are her mother, Karen Joy Byrnes and husband, Brendon; her grandparents: Eugene and Mildred Pletcher and Leah Mountain; and a daughter, Elizabeth Joy Gates. They are all of Duncansville.

She is also survived by a sister, Malinda Ann Evans of Pittsburgh; a niece, Lindsy; and a nephew, Nathan.

Paula was a 1991 graduate of Altoona Area High School and was a proud stay-at-home mom. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Fort Fetter American Legion Post, Hollidaysburg. She enjoyed her cats.

Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday and noon until the 1 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, Pastor Matt Smart officiating. Interment will be at Holsinger Cemetery, Bakers Summit.

Memorials may be given for her daughter, Elizabeth Joy, in care of Sorge Funeral Home Inc., 422 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.