Joan R. (Wogan) Killinger

Joan R. (Wogan) Killinger, 85, Downingtown, passed away Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at Paoli Hospital.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Clarence E. and Vera E. (Middlesworth) Wogan. She married Harry B. Killinger, with whom she had shared seven years of marriage at the time of his passing in 2000.

Surviving are a daughter, Linda J. Wilt; two granddaughters: Kim Barth and husband, Kevin, and Lori Ostrowski and husband, Matt; and two great-grandsons: Tyler Allen and Nathan Ostrowski.

Joan was a 1948 graduate of Altoona High School and was formerly employed as a nurse’s aide at Altoona Hospital. She was a member of the Downingtown Senior Center and Hopewell United Methodist Church.

Friends will be received from 6 until the 7 p.m. funeral service Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at James J. Terry Funeral Home, 736 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown. Interment will be in Blair Memorial Park, Altoona.

Memorial contributions may be made in Joan’s name to the American Heart Association, 1617 JFK Blvd., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

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