Fearby Lucille Blotzer, age 86, of New Bethlehem, died early Wednesday morning, September 28, 2011, at the McKinley Health Center in Brookville.
In Loving Memory
Fearby Lucille Blotzer
Born July 2, 1925 in Porter Township, Clarion County, she was a daughter of the late Raymond Clair Polliard and Susanna Belle Collingwood Polliard.
She married James Edward Blotzer, Sr on July 11, 1942. He preceded her in death in May 21, 1988.
Fearby was a member of the St. Charles Catholic Church in New Bethlehem and was a member of the church Rosary Society and the St. Charles Altar Society. She was a devoted wife and mother and always had a hot meal and a warm bed for those that needed a place to stay. She enjoyed gardening and attending to her flower beds.
Survivors include: 2 sons: James E. Blotzer, Jr. and his wife, Suzanne, of Bullhead City, Arizona and Charles W. Blotzer and his wife, Judy, of Summerville; 2 daughters: Sara Painter and her husband, Gregory, of Charleston, South Carolina and Patricia Weaver and her husband, Robert, of New Bethlehem; Grandchildren: Debi and Xavier Torres of Alta Loma, California; James and Kyle Blotzer of West Covina, California; Amy and Joseph Lutz of Sarver; Andrea and Steve Baker of Summerville; Wade and Tyler Weaver of New Bethlehem; Cameran and Michelle Weaver of Sligo; Joshua Painter, Megan and Mattias Kilhman and Julia Painter all of High Point, North Carolina; Great grandchildren: Emily and Ashley Torres, Jacob Lutz, Alec and Erin Baker, Robbie Weaver, Brenden Weaver, Matthew Weaver and Liam Kilhman; a sister, Joyce Ann Kilmer of Mifflintown;2 brothers: Clair Polliard of New Bethlehem and James Polliard of Milroy; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Jack and Raymond Polliard and a sister, Nadine Polliard.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2011 at the Rupert Funeral Home, 301 Penn Street, New Bethlehem. A Rosary Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday in the funeral home and a Christian Vigil Service will also take place in the funeral home at 3:30 p.m. Friday.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 1, 2011 at the St. Charles Catholic Church, 201 Washington Street, New Bethlehem. Father Samuel Bungo, pastor of St. Charles Catholic Church, will serve as celebrant.
Interment will follow in the St. Charles Catholic Cemetery in New Bethlehem.
Memorial contributions may be given in Fearby’s name to the St. Charles Catholic Church, Improvement Fund, Washington Street, New Bethlehem, PA 16242.
Online condolences may be sent to Fearby’s family at www.rupertfuneralhomes.com