Shirley M. Hollobaugh of Transfer, formerly of South Pymatuning Township, passed away at 9:33 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Sharon Regional Medical Center. She was 80.
Mrs. Hollobaugh was born Nov. 3, 1937, in Hillville, a daughter of Lloyd R. and Lydia (Reddick) Wetzel.
She graduated from Union High School, Rimersburg. Shirley was employed as a nurse's aide at St. Paul's; the former White Cliff, both in Greenville; as a private home health aide; and retired from UPMC Home Healthcare.
Shirley was a member of the Evangelical Church of God, Transfer. She enjoyed camping, playing cards, and singing and listening to country music.
Her husband, Blair C. Hollobaugh, whom she married on Jan. 18, 1956, in Maryland, died Oct. 9, 2008.
Surviving are two sons, John L. Hollobaugh and his wife, Cheryl, of Greenville; and Gerald L. Hollobaugh and his wife, Melissa, of Hermitage; five grandchildren, Jonathan, Justin, Michelle, Jeremy and Kevin Hollobaugh; a great-granddaughter, Briannah; a sister-in-law, Nancy Wetzel of New Cumberland, W.Va.; and a stepsister, Henrietta Peters and her husband, John, of Rimersburg.
In addition to her husband, Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Randall Hollobaugh; a grandson, Danny Pifer; her stepmother, Kate (Heeter) Wetzel; a brother, Gerald Wetzel; and two stepbrothers, Daryl and Merle Heeter.
The family suggest memorial contributions be made to Evangelical Church of God, 1013 Rutledge Road, Transfer, PA 16154.
Shirley M., 80, of Transfer, formerly of South Pymatuning Township.
Calling hours: 10 a.m. until the time of the service Friday (11-24-2017) in J. BRADLEY MCGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Service: Funeral at 11 a.m. Friday (11-24-17) in the funeral home, with Stephen May officiating.
Burial: Transfer Cemetery.
Published on November 22, 2017