Myrtle K. Lilly

Myrtle K. Lilly, 99, Cresson, died Friday at Just Like Home Personal Care, Cresson.

She was born in Munster Township., daughter of the late James and Magdeline (Willebran) Knopp.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril; and siblings: Mary Beiswenger, Edna Boist, Ferd Knopp, Olive Bearer, James R., killed in action during World War II, and Vera Lingafelt.

She is survived by her sister, Margaret Lee of Loretto; a brother, Joseph of Munster; and many nieces and nephews.

Myrtle was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, and its choir; Catholic Daughters of America; and Third Order Franciscan TOR.

She enjoyed playing bingo with senior citizens and her friends at Just Like Home Personal Care.

Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday at Charles M. Kennedy Funeral Home, Cresson, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. Catholic Daughters will recite the rosary at 3 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Xavier Church, the Rev. Leo F. Arnone officiating. Committal will be at Church Cemetery.