Marion (Long) Phillips

Marion (Long) Phillips, 88, Cresson, passed away Wednesday at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.

He was born in Portage, daughter of the late Howard and Laura (Ritchey) Long.

She was the beloved mother of Mark and wife, Jeanne (Brown), of Greencastle and Kevin of Cresson; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Agnes Phillips and Florence George; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Phillips; and sisters and brothers. She was the last survivor of her immediate family.

Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Thomas F. Cloherty Funeral Home, Lilly, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Our Lady of the Alleghenies Catholic Church, Lilly, Monsignor John R. Sasway as celebrant. Committal will be in St. Brigid’s Cemetery, Lilly.