2010-09-16 / Obituaries

Alberta I. Coons

Spring Run, 86

Alberta I. Coons, 86, Spring Run, died at 5:40 p.m., Sunday, September 12, 2010, in Fulton County Medical Center.

Born May 15, 1924, in Huntingdon, she was a daughter of the late CLarence F. and Florence Widener McGowan.

A homemaker most of he life, she attended Spring Run Bible Church and was a former member of TOPS.

Her beloved husband, Victor G. Coons, preceded her in death October 11, 1972.

She is survived by five children: James Coons and wife Ellen, Grottoes, Va.; Dorothy Reed and husband Donald Sr., Fayetteville; Edward M. Coons and wife Connie, Spring Run, Pa.; Lee Coons of Willow Hill and Robert E. Coons and wife Catherine of Doylesburg, Pa.; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; five sisters; Precious Mae Mann, Fort Littleton; Helen Cooley, Texas; Ella Ramsey, Harrisonville; Connie Middaugh, Chambersburg; and Doris Lydic, Upton; and a brother, Warren McGowan, St. Thomas.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Frances McGowan; and two brothers: Harry and Leroy McGowan.

Funeral services will be held Friday, September 17, in Spring Run Bible Church. Rev. John Semple will officiate. Interment will follow in Upper Path Valley Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, September 16, at Agett-Geisel Funeral Home, 18875 Main Street, Dry Run, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday.

Memorial donations may be made to the Spring Run Bible Church, P.O. Box 160, Spring Run, PA 17262. Condolences may be made at www.geiselfuneralhome.com.

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