Isadore J. ‘Issy’ Cretin
Isadore J. “Issy” Cretin, 86, Cresson, formerly of St. Augustine and Ebensburg, died Friday. He was born in Clearfield Township, son of Leo and Annie Cretin. Surviving are his second wife, Leona (Ambrisco) of St. Benedict; sisters-in-law: Anna and Annie Cretin; a brother-in-law, Ralph Farabaugh; and niece and caregiver, Cindy Gailey. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary (Kittell); and siblings: Mary Farabaugh, Joseph, Bernard and Paul. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Holy Name Catholic Church.