Virginia "Jane" Hedlund
Virginia "Jane" Hedlund, 92, of 147 Gates Hollow, Bradford, passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012 at The Pavilion at BRMC.
Born Oct. 9, 1919, in Kane, she was a daughter of the late George and Oda Mae (Anchors) Wingard.
On Aug. 17, 1943 in Allegany, she married Perry F. Hedlund, Jr. who died on Oct. 21, 2006.
She was a 1936 graduate of Kane High School.
She was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Evangelical Church.
She had been employed at Corning Glass Company for over 29 1/2 years.
Surviving is one daughter, Sandy (Leonard) Coffey of Bradford; two granddaughters, Denise Coffey of Bradford and Pam English of Yankton, S.D.; three great-grandchildren, Frank Mezzelo, Amanda Mezzelo and Nicholas Alexander.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one great-grandson, Zachary Valerius; two sisters, Louise Schleiff and Bonnie Keener; and two brothers, James and Wilbur Wingard.
Family will be receiving friends on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. 33 South Ave. and again on Thursday, March 29, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Emanuel Lutheran Evangelical Church, at which time funeral and committal services will be held with Rev. Douglas Soley, retired pastor officiating. Mausoleum entombment will be in Willow Dale Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Emanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church 152 Seaward Ave Bradford, PA 16701 or the American Heart Association 823 Filmore Ave. Erie, PA 16505.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.