Dolores J. Podliski, 83, of Philipsburg and formerly of Osceola Mills, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 at the Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College.
She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret M. (Kennedy) Sharpless, born April 4, 1929 in Sandy Ridge. She married John Podliski on Nov. 26, 1955 in Osceola Mills. He preceded her in death on Nov. 28, 2000.
Mrs. Podliski was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osceola Mills.
She was a homemaker and a 1947 graduate of the former Osceola Mills High School.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Podliski was preceded in death by a daughter, Virginia Custred; a sister, Mary Lou Goss; and two brothers, Robert Sharpless and Fred Sharpless.
She is survived by a daughter, Cindy Knepp and her husband, Kevin of Philipsburg; three sons, John J. Podliski and his wife, Shelby; Donald W. Podliski and his wife, Kimberly; and Walter J. Podliski and his wife, Darla, all of Osceola Mills; a sister, Betty Hugg of Curwensville; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Heath Funeral Home in Osceola Mills with Deacon Dennis J. Socash officiating. Burial will be at the St. Joseph Cemetery in Osceola Mills.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
The Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
To sign the online guestbook, go to: www.heathfuneral.com.