Ellen M. Glass

Ellen M. Glass, 84, formerly of Amsbry, died Saturday at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Arthur and Pam Glass of Williamsburg.

She was born in Amsbry, daughter of the late Paul and Elizabeth (Verobish) Madigan.

Surviving are four children: Patricia Durbin (Greg) of Cresson, Arthur “Bud” (Pam) of Williamsburg, James of Ebensburg and Donald (Sharon) of Elizabethtown; a special granddaughter, Kathy Garman; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was the last member of her immediate family, having been preceded in death by her husband, Arthur, on May 22, 1989; three sisters: Deanna, Sister “Pat,” I.H.M., and Florine Cook; and a brother, Paul.

Ellen worked at Altoona Hospital for 12 years and was a former member of St. Thomas Catholic Church, Ashville. She enjoyed playing cards.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or visitation. A graveside memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at St. Thomas Cemetery, Ashville, the Rev. Robert Reese officiating.

Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville.