Jo Ann Knepp

Jo Ann Knepp

Jo Ann Knepp, 60, of Milroy, died at 7:35 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.

Born Sept. 6, 1956, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Donna M. (Romig) and Earl G. Maben Sr.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary L. Knepp and two brothers, Terry Lynn Maben and Earl G. Maben Jr.

She is survived by: her daughter, Crystal Knepp, of McClure; her son, Rodney Knepp, of Troxelville; granddaughter, Tasha Erdly, of McClure; and her sisters, Debra Packard and Evelyn Liddington, both of Milroy.

Jo Ann was a graduate of West Snyder High School.

She had worked as a sewer at the following factories: Kinney Shoe, Davis’s Sewing, Middleburg Sewing and Tara Lee’s Sewing.

Jo Ann was a member of Samuel’s Church and attended Calvary Bible Church.

She enjoyed hauling Amish children to school and back. She liked bingo, making jewelry and crocheting.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Woodlawn Cemetery, 8 Cemetery Lane, Milroy, with the Rev. Howard Houtz officiating.

Memorials in Jo Ann’s name may be made to Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 631, Lewistown, PA 17044.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.hellerhoenstine