SUMMERHILL — BODENSCHATZ – Olene M., 99, Summerhill, died June 26, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Feb. 8, 1914, in Summerhill, daughter, of Charles and Frances (Betz) Hettle. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Herbert A. Bodenschatz, who died Jan. 8, 1994; son, Paul; grandson, Jeffrey Bodenschatz; sister, Claire Duffy; daughter-in-law, Beth Ann (Coudriet) Bodenschatz; and faithful four-legged companion, Sandy. Survived by children, David, married to Marilyn, Palisade, Colo.; Dennis, married to Dolores Wirfel, North Canton, Ohio; Jack, married to Linda Wirfel, Summerhill; Sister Carolyn, CSJ, of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Baden; Regis, married to Mildred Angert, Ebensburg; and Michael, Summerhill; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; four great-great- grandchildren; daughter-in- law, Mary Jo (Matsko) Bodenschatz, Geistown; and caring neighbors, LaVerne and Larry. Olene was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and their Altar & Rosary Society. Friends will be received from 1:30 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork, where rosary will be prayed at 3 p.m. and vigil for the deceased will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at St. John’s Catholic Church, Summerhill, by Father Leon Hont, OSB. Committal, St. Mary’s Cemetery, New Germany. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made to Sisters of St. Joseph, 1020 State St., Baden, Pa. 15005. Special thanks to caregivers, Debbie, Cindy and Amber. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
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