Loretta V. Carson
Loretta V. Carson, 93, of Osceola Mills, PA died Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Windy Hill Village P.S.L. in Philipsburg, PA.
Born on December 16, 1922 in Decatur Township, PA, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin & Elizabeth (Chronister) Hughes. She married Austin J. Carson, Sr. on 16 August, 1941 in Berkley Springs, WV; he preceded her in death on March 6, 1991.
Mrs. Carson was a member of the Coal Run C & M A Church in Osceola Mills, PA. She was a homemaker and a 1941 graduate of the former Osceola Mills High School.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by: a daughter, Virginia Jordan; a son, Jay Timothy Carson; two granddaughters, April Myers and Kristin Perkins; two sisters Imogean Meyer and Mary Jane Brice; and two brothers, Edward Hughes and Raymond Hughes.
She is survived by: three daughters, Anna Ruth Myers & her husband Walter of Osceola Mills, PA, Gail Francisco & her husband Dennis of Houtzdale, PA and Loretta Ferguson of Philipsburg, PA; a son, A. John Carson, Jr. & his wife Joan of Osceola Mills, PA; and a sister Esther Marie Smith of Philipsburg, PA. She is also survived by seven grandchildren: Sheri, Nathan, Douglas, Kari, Jill, Dory and Jonathan; sixteen great-grandchildren; and seven great-great grandchildren.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be at the Centre Cemetery in Osceola Mills, PA.
There will be no visitation.
Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Osceola Mills, PA is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
Coal Run C & M A Church
c/o Walter Myers 951 Centre Rd.
Osceola Mills, PA 16666
P.O. Box 47
Nampa, ID 83653-0047
Truth For Israel
P.O. Box 156
Ephrata, PA 17522
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