Elizabeth Jane McCandless, 80, of 101 Okinawa Dr. passed away the morning of January 17, 2018 with her family by her side.
Elizabeth was born January 11, 1938 in Ellwood City. She was the daughter of the late Hiram and Ruth Humble Zehner. She was married to Paul Raymond McCandless. He survives at home. They were married for 57 years. She was a graduate of Shenango High School, class of 1956.
Mrs. McCandless will be remembered by her family as a loving sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She worked for Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. years ago. Mrs. McCandless was a loving homemaker for her family and enjoyed cooking, and knitting. She loved the outdoors; especially raising her flowers and gardening. She loved all types of animals especially her cats.
In addition to her husband Paul, she is survived by four children, Christina McCandless (Bill) Kass of Fredonia, KY, Barbara McCandless (Michael) McCarthy of Marietta, GA, John Raymond (Jennifer) McCandless of Berkeley Springs, WV, and Paul Robert "Bob" (Jacki) McCandless of New Castle; sister, Louise (Patrick)"Pat" Panella of New Castle; twelve grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, and brother, William Zehner.
Calling hours will be 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Noga Funeral Home Inc. 1142 S. Mill Street.
A Funeral Service will be celebrated 11 a.m. Monday morning in the Funeral Home. Pastor Warren Sullivan of New Life Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Slippery Rock Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to the Noga Funeral Home, Inc.
Published on January 19, 2018