84, R. D. Ebensburg, died October 15, 2017 at Golden Living Center Haida, Hastings. Born June 12, 1933 in Dysart, daughter of the late Veto and Josephine (Pandolpho) Balzano. Preceded in death by husband, Fred on December 18, 2010, brothers: John, Paul, James, Joseph, Robert, Louis and Carmen and sisters: Egenia Sassano and Carolina Adams. Survived by daughter, Michelle Miller of Ebensburg and her special friend Jim Hoenshall of Cresson. Last member of her immediate family. Also survived by sisters in law: Mary Louise Balzano of Parkersburg, WV and Eleanor (Harry) Cree of Altoona and numerous nieces and nephews. Betty enjoys gardening, canning and crocheting. She retired from Sylvania in Altoona after forty years service. Member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Carrolltown. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 PM Wednesday at the Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville, PA 16613, where a Vigil Service will be held Wednesday afternoon, and from 9 AM until funeral Mass at 10 AM Thursday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Rev. Jude Brady OSB, Celebrant. Committal, St. Benedict Cemetery, Carrolltown.
Published on October 17, 2017