Geraldine A. Brown

Geraldine A. Brown, 64, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at home.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Michael and Rose (Vitello) Mort. She married David L. Brown on July 17, 1970, and he died Nov. 28, 2012.

Surviving are five siblings: Mary Ann Mort, Sandra Lyles, Pauline (Jeff) Cox and Linda (Don) Lear, all of Altoona, and Michael Richard (Patty) Mort of Peekskill, N.Y.; as well as nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Geraldine was a 1967 graduate of Altoona Area High School, and she retired in 1996 from Cove Shoe Co. She loved playing bingo, going on bus trips and cruises, crocheting, attending her great-nieces’ and great-nephews’ sporting events and spending time with her family.

Friends will be received from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Santella Funeral Home, Father Christopher Panagoplos officiating.