Edith M. Howsare, 78, Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, died Tuesday at the home.
She was born in Cambridge, Mass., daughter of the late Cecil "Hap" and Margaret (Donlon) St. Germain.
Surviving are three children: Denise of Philadelphia, Joseph in Virginia and John in Wyoming; and four grandchildren: Shane, Cameron, Callie and Grace Howsare.
She was preceded in death by a son, Donald Reed.
After high school, Edith served in the U.S. Air Force as a nurse. She retired from Valley View Home as a nurse's aide after many years of service. She had attended Holy Rosary Catholic Church and enjoyed knitting.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., Juniata. Inurnment will be at Carson Valley Cemetery.