Mary L. Aungst

Jan. 11, 1942 – Jan. 12, 2021

Mary L. Aungst, 79, Claysburg, passed away Tuesday at home. She was born Jan. 11, 1942, in Sproul, daughter of the late Willard C. and Thelma D. (Jamison) Helsel. She married John E. Aungst on Sept. 29, 1962, in Geeseytown. He preceded her in death on April 22, 2013.

Surviving are two sons, David Aungst and wife, Jean, of Claysburg and Darryl and wife, Jody, of Tyrone; four grandchildren: Matt, Rebecca, Corey and Samantha; and Tiffanie Weyant, who was like a granddaughter; three great-grandchildren: Ryker, Amelia and Addy; and four brothers, Robert “Rip”, Wilbur “Buck”, Donald and Arthur Helsel.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kristen Aungst; sisters, Josephine Smith and Carol Ann Calderwood; and a brother Ross “Catfish” Helsel.

Mary was a member of Grace Fellowship – Leamersville Campus and attended Emmanuel Baptist Church, Claysburg.

She was a 1960 graduate of Greenfield-Kimmel High School.

Mary was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, shopping, going to Legion baseball games and attending all of her grandchildren’s events.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Leslie-Miller Funeral Home, Claysburg.