2010-07-15 / Obituaries

Bertha A. Clippinger Robertsdale, 77

Bertha Agnes Clippinger, 77, Robertsdale, died at 2:44 p.m., Sunday, July 4, 2010, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

She was born October 7, 1932, in Robertsdale, daughter of the late David Allen and Eva Belle (McDowell) Young.

She married Eugene Ross Clippinger on October 10, 1953.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughter Bertha, wife of Jim Peffer, New Grenada; daughter Eve Wright, Celine, Texas; daughter Linda Clippinger, McConnellsburg; daughter Esther, wife of Rodney Drenning, Robertsdale; son Eugene, husband of Cindy Clippinger, Ephrata; son Ellis Clippinger, Clarksville, Tenn.; daughter Phyllis, wife of Randy McElwee, Roberstdale; son George, husband of Diane Clippinger, Artemas; brother Gerald E. Young, Patterson, N.J.; and sister Lavohn Seigh, Three Springs; 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.

She was a homemaker.

Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 8, at Robertsdale Church of God. Pastor Nathan Star officiated. Burial was at IOOF Cemetery in Broad Top City.

Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. was in charge of arrangements.

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