Wentz, Dorothy L., 81, Patton, passed away April 17, 2017, at home. Born July 13, 1935, in Barnesboro, the daughter of Michael and Clara (Gray) Byrne. Preceded in death by parents; loving husband, Joseph Wentz, who died December 21, 2003; brothers, Raymond, James and Lawrence Byrne and sisters, Beulah Boothman, Myrt Nelen, Gladys Bensor and Anna Mae Overberger. Survived by children, John (Sally) Wentz, Virginia; Ronald Wentz, husband of Sharon (Davis), Altoona; Joseph Wentz, husband of Brenda (Semelsberger), Patton; Brenda (Kenneth) Byrne, Emeigh; and Marianne Wentz, Patton and her friend, Joe Hnatkovich. 11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Carrolltown. Volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul Society for ten years. Friends will be received from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria. A viewing will be held at St. Benedict Church beginning at 9:00 a.m. Thursday followed by funeral mass at 10:00 a.m. Fr. Jude Brady, OSB, celebrant. Committal, St. Benedict Cemetery.
Published on April 17, 2017