Ann M. (Aroney) Murtha
83, of Ebensburg, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 10, 2019. She was born on Saturday February 15, 1936 in Johnstown, the daughter of the late Humbert and Kathryn Aroney. Survived by her husband of 62 years, Thomas J. Murtha; and children: Thomas J (Kimberly) Murtha, Patricia Raugh, Susan Murtha, Timothy (Beth) Murtha, and 9 grandchildren. Also survived by sister, Virgina Buffoni. A graduate of Grove City College, in her early years she had worked in the office of personnel at US Steel, Pittsburgh. A devote catholic, she was a member of Holy Name Roman Catholic Church, and had volunteered at the school library. Member of Ebensburg Womens Club, and former board member of the Cresson Lake Playhouse. Ann was a gracious lady, when faced with adversity she met the challenge with grace. A loving wife, mother, and grandmother. A gathering of friends will be held at 11:00AM, Friday, at Holy Name Church Narthex, followed by a funeral mass at 11:30AM, Rev. Fr. Brian Warchola, celebrant. Interment at Holy Name Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ann's memory may be made to the Holy Name School Angel Fund. Arrangements in the care of Askew-Houser Funeral Homes, Inc. Ebensburg.
Published on December 11, 2019


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NANCY marzulli
Dec 14, 2019
Susie, Timmy and Patti I am so sorry for your loss. I loved your mom and will always remember her generous hospitality the many summers I would come up to visit and spend the night at your home.
Sue Pringle
Dec 12, 2019
Susie, so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your whole family. Much love my friend. Sue Pringle
Danny Troppoli
Dec 11, 2019
My thoughts and prayers to the Murtha family. Special memories we had together. Your mom was so kind.
Kathy Brink
Dec 11, 2019
Special prayers to a Mother I never met but one who raised a very special Daughter who I have a privilege of knowing.
May she Rest In Peace.