E. Marion McNitt

LEWISTOWN – E. Marion McNitt, 92, formerly of 8 Luther Drive, Lewistown, passed away on March 30, 2013, at Ohesson Manor.

She was born April 6, 1920, in Siglerville, a daughter of A. Brown and Edna (Close) McNitt.

She is survived by: a sister, Sarah Adams, of Massachusetts; niece, Jean Kerr and husband, Robert, of Ohio; and nephew, David Esh and wife, Jane, of Milroy.

She graduated from Milroy High School. She then went on to attend Juniata College, receiving a degree in teaching in 1941. After many years of teaching she went to work for the Pennsylvania Department of Public Assistance, retiring after 30 years of public service.

Her retirement years were spent traveling to many different countries of the world where she enjoyed learning about their many customs. While at home, she enjoyed going to the theatre, listening to good music, playing cards with her friends and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Lewistown Presbyterian Church where she served as an elder.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at the Barr Funeral Home, Inc., 120 Logan St., Lewistown, with the Rev. Robert L. Zorn officiating. A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will be in Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsville.

Memorial contributions may by made to the Lewistown Presbyterian Church, 17 E. Third St., Lewistown, PA 17044 or Hospice: The Bridge, 305 Fourth St., Lewistown, PA 17044.

Condolences may be left online at www.barrfh.com.