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"E-Gram", 90, of Boswell went to be with her Lord and Savior January 8, 2018 at In Touch Hospice in Somerset. Born October 2, 1927 in Davidsville the daughter of Martin V. and Adda Burle (Yoder) Blough. Preceded in death by parents, husband William Frank Moss, sister "Dolly" Genevie Blough, and brothers Vernon and wife Betty Blough, and John Blough . Survived by children Thomas Martin and wife Suzanne, Jerome; Constance Jane and husband Gary Martin, Hollsopple; Patricia Carol and husband Harry Shaffer, Boswell, and Cynthia Elaine and husband Richard Shea, Lilly. Also survived by grandchildren Stephanie Saathoff, William Moss, Christina Palilla David Martin, Victoria Sachs, Mark Shaffer, Johnathan Shaffer, Jamie Beahr, William Shaffer, Amy Hawkins, Jedidiah Marian, and Adda Lisbon, and 19 great grandchildren. She was the sister of Norma and husband Carl Fisher, Boswell; Grace and husband Vance Sloan, Boswell; and James Blough, Hollsopple and sister-in-law Arbutus Blough, Hollsopple. Bill and Jane hosted several Vietnamese families during the 1970's which also survive her and include Bat and Van Tran, Cuc Phan, Thuy To, and Si Le. The also hosted foster children. Mary was a life member of Maple Spring Church of the Brethren where she taught Sunday School and Bible School, was a member of the Women's Fellowship and her favorite thing singing in the choir. Along with William Mary enjoyed traveling in their camping trailer to Florida and many other states. They also traveled to Europe and Egypt. She was a great cook and hosted many dinners at her home. Mary had a fine sense of humor and was loved by all who knew her. Family will receive friends Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the George E. Mason Funeral Home, Inc. Davidsville and from 10 A.M. until time of service at 11 A.M. Friday at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren. Pastor Guy Myers officiating. Interment Blough Mennonite Cemetery. The family wishes to thank Interim Hospice of Johnstown and InTouch Hospice of Somerset for all their care and support. The family wishes donations be sent to In Touch Hospice 1474 N. Center Ave. Somerset, PA 15501. To leave condolences for the family please visit www.georgemasonfuneralhome.com
Published on January 8, 2018
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