Bertha Harrold

Bertha Harrold, 83 of Sweet Valley, formerly of Punxsutawney, passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016 at Celtic Hospital Geisinger in Wilkes-Barre.

Mrs. Harrold was born June 9, 1932 in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Joseph and Bertha (Beatty) Shaffer.

Bertha is survived by her loving husband LeRoy of Sweet Valley.

She was a member of the First Assembly of God in Punxsutawney. She worked in nursing and health care for many years but enjoyed being a homemaker most of all. She adored her grandchildren and loved her time with them.

In addition to her husband LeRoy, she is survived by two sons; Ray Zajaczkowski and wife Jeannine of N. Bend, WA., Harry F. Harrold of Punxsutawney, three daughters; Susan Maille, June Mohney and husband Rodney all of Sweet Valley, Christina Rose Harrold of Tacoma, WA., two brothers; Frank Shaffer and wife Marion of Pensacola, FL., Joseph Shaffer and wife Patricia of Arkansas, nine grandchildren, two great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a brother; George Shaffer, four sisters; Mazie Weaver, Frances Rowe, Dorothy Swalwell and Ethel Baranick.

A receiving of friends will be held Tuesday, February 16, at the Frist Assembly of God from noon until 2 pm where a service will be held at 2 pm with Rev. Lloyd Getch officiating. Interment is private for family.

Arrangements are under the direction of the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney.

Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomespa.com.


Copyright © 2021 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Comments are temporarily closed. A new and improved comments section will be added soon.