2011-07-14 / Obituaries

Susan M. Steele

Orbisonia, 95

Susan M. Steele, 95, of Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, died Friday, July 8, 2011, at Woodland Retirement Community.

She was born on September 16, 1915, in Dudley, Pa., a daughter of the late Fred and Margaret (Houck) Carberry Steele. On June 1, 1940, in the Immaculate Conception Church, Dudley, she married G. Franklin “Frankie” Steele, who preceded her in death on March 30, 2005.

She is survived by two sons: Jeffrey A. Steele, Saxton, and Stephen E., married to Jan (Heath), McConnellsburg; two grandchildren: Dr. Jack Steele, married to Steph, McConnellsburg; and Julie, married to Josh Charnosky, Mechanicsburg; a great- granddaughter, Josie Charnosky; sister-inlaw, Rosie Steele; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by the following brothers and sisters: Elmer Carberry, Allene Fox, Fred Carberry Jr. and Marcella Hess

She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Dudley.

For a brief period of time she worked as a teacher’s aide but was mainly a homemaker.

She was an avid sports fan, especially the Pirates, Steelers and Penn State.

Funeral services were held privately with Rev. Bernard L. White officiating. Burial was held privately at Grandview Cemetery, Saxton

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Steele to the Saxton Volunteer Ambulance Division, Saxton, PA 16678.

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