Agnes Loretta Weir
Agnes Loretta Weir of St. Anne’s Retirement Community, Columbia, Pa., formerly of Montoursville, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2013.
Agnes was preceded in death by her husband, Alexander L. Weir and her first husband, James Daniel O’Neill and nine brothers and sisters.
Agnes was born Feb. 14, 1927, in Clarion. She was the daughter of the late Teresa (Heufner) and Francis Lahr.
The former manager of the Montoursville Cemetery, she was a member of St. Philip the Apostle Church, Millersville, and formerly of Our Lady of Lourdes, Montoursville.
Agnes enjoyed knitting afghans for her family and for the pediatric unit at Geisinger Medical Center. She was active in the St. Joseph Catholic church choir for many years and was an avid bingo player.
Surviving are daughters, Loretta O’Neill of Lancaster, Pa. and Kathleen Flynn, wife of Daniel Flynn, of Lancaster, Bridget O’Neill of Seattle, Wash.; two grandchildren, Molly Flynn, wife of Timothy Wagner, of Philadelphia, and James Flynn, husband of Samantha DeCaro, of Philadelphia; two great-grandchildren, Hank and Hedda, and sister Mrs. Dorothy Glasser, of Youngstown, Ohio.
The Rite of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville, 11 a.m. Saturday July 27, 2013, with Rev. John K. Manno, celebrant.
Friends may call at Splitler Funeral Home 733 Broad St., Montoursville, on Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in Montoursville Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125 Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.