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Obituary for Louella J. Witherow (McKeown)

Louella J. Witherow, 94, of Clearfield died on Monday, April 15, 2019 at the Mountain Laurel Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Clearfield.

She was born on August 26, 1924 in Curwensville, a daughter of the late Richard S. and Mary Ann McKeown.

She was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield and was the last surviving member of her generation.

She is survived by her two children, Larry J. Witherow and wife Frances 'Frankie' of Clearfield and Roseann Tulowitzki of Clearfield; two daughters-in-law, Marian Witherow and Chris Witherow; six grandchildren, Sharon Witherow, Karen Barone, Pamela Rhine, Larry Witherow Jr., Lori Pennington, and Shawn Witherow; seven great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Witherow on August 8, 1971. She was also preceded in death by two sons, William and Alan Witherow; two brothers, James and Clair McKeown; and five sisters, Rosemary Hryn, Helen Gehret, and Margaret Nyce, Elizabeth Hiendl and Marie Allison.

Mass of Christian burial will be said at the St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 1:30 PM with Msgr. Henry Krebs as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Clearfield.

Friends will be received at the Beardsley Funeral Home and Crematory, Clearfield on Monday, April 22, 2019 from 11 AM - 1PM.

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