Dec. 14, 1939 Dec. 20, 2012
Lois C. Hesley, 73, Sinking Valley, passed away Thursday at home.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of Michael and Josephine (Mangicarne) Santella. She married Raymond C. Hesley on Nov. 23, 1963, and he died Feb. 21, 2009.
Surviving are a son, Jody Hesley of Altoona; a daughter, Michele Rae Hesley in Florida; and four grandchildren: Madelaine, Mara and Damon Hesley, all of Hollidaysburg, and Cody Ronan in Virginia.
Lois was a graduate of Altoona Catholic High School. She retired as a teacher's aide from the Altoona Area School District with 35 years of service. She was a member of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, and she enjoyed reading, bingo and spending time with family and friends.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Santella Funeral Home, where a funeral service outside of Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 2012. Committal will be at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.