Arlene Isabel ‘Betty’ Mann

LEWISTOWN – Arlene Isabel “Betty” Mann, 92, of Milroy and later, Yeagertown, died at 2:35 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at the Ohesson Manor.

Born May 17, 1921, in Reedsville, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Piccola (McNitt) Armstrong.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Doffard “Bud” Mann, in 1989; her brothers, Robert and Gerald Armstrong; and her sisters, Grace Goss and R. Jeane Wilson.

Arlene is survived by: her children, Edward Guy Mann and wife, Mary Lee, of Reedsville, and Linda K. Young, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Douglas Young, Michael E. Young, Julia E. Fortune, David G. Mann and M. Aleta Kammerer; a niece, Kelly (Goss) Grove, of Belleville; and a nephew, J. Robert Wilson, of Reedsville.

She was a member of Milroy High School Class of 1939.

Arlene was employed as a production worker at the Arrow Shirt Factory in Lewistown for 14 years and was then employed in sales at Walter’s Sewing Center in Burnham for eight years.

She was a member of the Little Valley Presbyterian Church and a member of the Arrow Shirt Factory Retirees.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Interment will be at Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Arlene’s memory can be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Funeral arrangements are under the care of the Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown.

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