Esther Jane Albright

Esther Jane Albright, 87, Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg, passed away Wednesday morning at the Village.

She was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of Claymore and Mary Ethel (Showalter) Beegle. She married Donald E. Albright on Aug. 17, 1946, in Frostburg, Md., and he preceded her in death on Dec. 19, 2013.

Surviving are four sons: Gary of Rockaway Beach, Ore., James of Hollidaysburg, Dave of Greensburg and Daniel of Stouchsburg; two daughters: Karen Longenecker and Lynn Albright, both of Hollidaysburg; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Esther was a graduate of Hollidaysburg High School and Manahath School of Theology. She was a member of Frankstown Park Missionary Church and taught religion to mentally handicapped children. She enjoyed collecting buttons.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Frankstown Park Missionary Church, followed by a funeral service at noon by Pastor Roland Cadle. Interment will be in McIntyre Cemetery.

The family requests that donations be made to Frankstown Park Missionary Church, 469 Church Lane, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648, in memory of Esther.

Arrangements are by Plank, Stitt & Stevens Funeral Home, 421 Montgomery St., Hollidaysburg.