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89, a resident of The Lutheran Home, Hollidaysburg formerly of Gallitzin, died August 16, 2017 at UPMC Altoona. Born December 7, 1927, in Portage, the daughter of the late William and Lucy (Merhar) Enderlein. Preceded in death by her husband, Allen; daughter, Joanne Gallo; sister, Betty; brothers, William, Donald, Gerald, and infant brother Edward. Survived by children, Allen K. and Thomas, Gallitzin; Carolyn (Patrick) Kimmen, Hollidaysburg; 3 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren. Sister of Jane Fisher and Ruth Ann Enderlein, Portage; Judy (Gil) Batdorf, Brunswick, OH; Thomas (Maxine) Enderlein, Shippensbur. Retired as a State Employee. A 1945 graduate of Portage Twp. High School. Lorraine enjoyed reading the morning newspaper, crocheting, quilting, garage sales, playing bingo and flea markets. Member of St. Luke Lutheran Church, Lilly. Friends will be received from 9 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at Noon Saturday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin, PA 16641. Committal Union Cemetery, Gallitzin. The family suggest donations be made to Hollidaysburg American Legion Ambulance Service, 801 Scotch Valley Road, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648 or Mending Hearts Animal Rescue, 4717 E. Loop Road., Hollidaysburg, Pa 16648 in Lorraine's memory.
Published on August 17, 2017
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