Obituary Notice: Marietta Kephart

Marietta Kephart, 95, of Osceola Mills died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg.

Born Nov. 23, 1920 in Osceola Mills, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Armeda (Kephart) Butterbaugh.

She married Sheridan S. (Cubby) Kephart on Sept. 27, 1941 in Winchester, Va.; he preceded her in death on March 4, 1975.

Mrs. Kephart was a member of the Coal Run C&MA Church (Coal Run) Osceola Mills.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Sanborn Grange. She was a 1936 graduate of the former Osceola Mills High School.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Franklin Ordell Buterbaugh, Kenneth Buterbaugh, James Buterbaugh and Harold Kephart.

Mrs. Kephart is survived by a daughter, Charlene K. Wojtowich and her husband, Kenneth of Osceola Mills; two sons, Morris S. Kephart and his wife, Marilyn and Gene C. Kephart and his wife, Judy, both of Osceola Mills; eight grandchildren, Frank Kephart, Vicky Davis, Carla Straw, Timothy Kephart, Theodore Kephart, Bart Mease, Paul Kephart and Sonia Blough; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Jan. 16 at the Coal Run C&MA Church in Osceola Mills, with the Rev. Hiram Westover officiating.  Burial will be at the Umbria Cemetery in Osceola Mills.

Friends were received from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Jan. 15 and from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Jan. 16 at the Heath Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Osceola Mills.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Coal Run C&MA Church, c/o Walter Meyers, 951 Centre Rd., Osceola Mills, PA 16666.

To sign the online guestbook, go to: www. heathfuneral.com.

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