MILROY - Patricia A. Wertz, 70, of 11 Sims Lane, Milroy, died at 5:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at the Lewistown Hospital.
Born Sept. 22, 1941, she was the daughter of Dale C. and Evelyn B. (Dean) Edwards. Her husband, David L. Wertz, preceded her in death on May 18, 2005.
She is survived by: children, Daniel L. Wertz and wife, Karen, of Huntingdon, Michael T. Wertz, of Milroy, Kathy J. Penepacker, of Lewistown, and Tonya J. Page, of Milroy; brothers, Fred Edwards and wife, Crystal, of Louisville, Ky., and David Edwards and wife, Dorie, of Hesston; sister, Joann Walker and husband, Larry, of Huntingdon; eight grandchildren; and four great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Robert Edwards, Kenneth Edwards and Gerald Edwards.
She worked for Gerbo Shoe Factory at one time. She was primarily a homemaker, mother and grandmother.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at Robert E. Peters Funeral Home, in Huntingdon, with Pastor Greg L. Harven officiating. She will be buried in Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home, and from 9 a.m. until the hour of the service on Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 123 S Sparks St, State College, PA 16801.