Katherine M. McCloskey

Feb. 18, 1948 - March 2, 2018

Katherine M. McCloskey, 70, Bellwood, died early Friday morning at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late George C. and Louella M. (Williamson) Reffner. On Nov. 5, 1966, she married David L. McCloskey at Logan Valley Presbyterian Church, Bellwood.

Surviving are her husband; a son, Jack A. (Tara) of Antis Township; and six grandchildren: Kayla, Haley, Madalyn, Chloe, Olivia and Mason. She is also survived by Cindy (Charles) Durham and Kathy (Dave) Biddle, who were raised in her home, and Kiersten and Connor Biddle.

She was preceded in death by a son, Scott A., on March 7, 1987.

Kathy was a 1966 graduate of Bellwood-Antis High School. She retired as manager of Bell Mansion Senior Center, Bellwood.

She was a member of Logan Valley Presbyterian Church, Bellwood, where she served as a deacon. She was also a member of Excelsior Fire Co. No. 1, Bellwood. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and decorating for the various seasons.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no public viewing or visitation. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood, the Rev. Charles Curley officiating. Arrangements are by Jon C. Russin Funeral Home Inc., Bellwood.