June 29, 1940 - May 31, 2017
Patricia R. Girton , age 76, of Bloomsburg, died on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, a patient of the Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital. Patricia was a resident of her home in Bloomsburg for 56 years. Patricia was born on Saturday, June 29, 1940 in Catawissa, a daughter of the late Blake and Ruth (Rupp) Snyder. Throughout her younger years, Patricia attended area schools and later graduated from the former Scott High School in 1958. On October 2, 1960, Patricia married her loving husband, Harold G. Girton of Bloomsburg. For many years, Patricia was employed by former Balanced Care Nursing Home as a Nurse's Aide until her retirement in 2007. Patricia was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Danville Area Community Center, she sang with "Faith and Friends" at area nursing homes on a weekly basis, and was an active volunteer with numerous area charities. Patricia enjoyed music of all varieties, especially Blue Grass Music. In addition to her parents, Patricia was also preceded by a son: David G. Girton and three siblings: Thomas Snyder, Sr., Frank Snyder, and Carol Snyder. Survivors include her beloved husband of 56 years, Harold G.Girton; siblings: Phyllis Smith of Millville, Dawn Snyder (Charles) of Williamsport, and Blake Snyder (Martha) of Almedia, PA. A time of Visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the Allen Funeral Home, Inc. 745 Market at Eighth St., Bloomsburg. Funeral Services will follow 11:00 am with her pastor, Rev. Dr. Gary D. Weaver, officiating. Graveside committal services will immediately follow in St. Paul (Straub's) Lutheran Cemetery, Frosty Valley. The Allen Funeral Home, Inc., is honored to be serving the Girton family. Memorial Contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 202 Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Patricia R. Girton , age 76, of Bloomsburg, died on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, a patient of the Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital. Patricia was a resident of her home in Bloomsburg for 56 years. Patricia was born on Saturday, June 29, 1940 in Catawissa,... View Obituary & Service Information
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