Laura A. Ferree, 60, of New Castle passed away unexpectedly the morning of Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at her home.
Born July 9, 1957, in New Castle, she was a daughter of Francis E. and Myrna Venditto Shearer.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death on April 27, 2001, by her husband, John T. Ferree, whom she married in November 1981.
Laura attended New Wilmington Area High School, but was a graduate of Lawrence County Vo-Tech.
She was a self-employed beautician and owned Laura Ferree's Family Salon for more than 35 years.
In addition, she worked at Guys and Dolls Beauty Salon for many years.
She was a member of CGS and enjoyed shopping, crafts, going out to dinner and spending time with her family, friends and grandchildren.
In addition to her father, who lives in New Castle, she is survived by a daughter, Ashley E. Ferree of New Castle; a son, Jason E. (Maggie) Shearer of New Castle; a sister, Debra Sipe of New Castle; and four grandchildren, Jason, Gina, Mia and Aiden.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road.
A funeral service will take place immediately following the visitation at 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with the Rev. John Yergan officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Park Cemetery.
Online condolences may be viewed offered to the family by visiting www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on January 12, 2018