McVEYTOWN - Linda S. Harshbarger, 63, of Sugar Valley Road, McVeytown, went to be with the Lord at 9:25 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at her home, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born June 27, 1950, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Willis H. and Mary E. (Hicks) Wiser. Her husband, Leroy C. Harshbarger, whom she married July 26, 1969, survives.
Also surviving are: a son, Wayne E. Harshbarger and wife, Sandra, of McVeytown; a daughter, Stacy A. Boozel and husband, Roger, of McVeytown; four grandchildren, Douglas A. Harshbarger, Megan L. Harshbarger, Jonathan A. Boozel, Jessica A. Boozel.
Linda S. Harshbarger
The youngest of eight children, she is also survived by four siblings, Gerald Wiser of Kistler, Gary Wiser and wife, Pat, of Allensville, Paul Wiser and wife, Cynthia, of California, Frances Boozel and husband, Carl, of Port Royal.
She was preceded in death by three siblings, Ronald, Robert, and Richard Wiser.
She was employed in housekeeping at the Malta Home in Granville for twelve years.
Linda was a member of the Ryde United Methodist Church and the Women's Society of the church. She also enjoyed collecting hummingbirds.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Harshbarger Funeral Home, 3 South Market St., McVeytown, with Pastor Donald E. Peters, Jr. officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Mattawana.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral Home, and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice - The Bridge, 305 4th St., Lewistown, PA 17044.