Bridget A. Harbst

Bridget A. Harbst, 80, of Philipsburg, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at her home.

Born Sept. 4, 1940, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Edward N. and Martha (McCrum) Bresenhan.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Harbst, whom she married on Dec. 24, 1959, and he passed away on Jan. 15, 2009; and her brother, Thomas T. Bresenhan; sister-in-law, Harriet Bresenhan.

She is survived by; children, Mary L. Harbst and companion, William L. Beightol, of Philipsburg, Bridget A. Calvillo, of Texas; grandchildren, John M. Wislowski, Sara E. Lessard, Chanti Tilley and husband, Scott; great-grandchildren, Landon, Payton, and Hope; a niece, Melissa Bresenhan; and a son-in-law, John H. Wislowski.

She was a graduate of Lewistown High School.

Bridget loved her family and her kitty cat, Pumpkin.

Private interment will be held at Juniata Memorial Park, with Father William Weary officiating.

Arrangements are under the care of Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown.

Memorial contributions in Bridget’s memory may be made to; Pets Come First, 2451 General Potter Hwy, Centre Hall, PA 16828.

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