Ellen B. Dart

Ellen B. Dart, 85, of Mansfield, Pa., passed away July 27, 2013, at the Green Home Inc., Wellsboro, Pa.

She was born Oct. 17, 1927, in Elmira, N.Y., the daughter of Ainsworth and Lucy Lang Booth. Ellen had been employed by R. S. Electronics, Mansfield NAPA, and Photos by Dart. She served as Republican Committee Chair for several years, and was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary. Ellen received a citation from the PA Voters Hall of Fame for voting for 50 consecutive years.

Ellen is survived by three sons and a daughter-in-law, Bruce and Nancy Dart of Mansfield, Pa., Larry Booth Dart of Chesapeake, Va., Timothy Dart of Mansfield, Pa.; a daughter, Sue Ellen Nieland of Rosemount, Minn.; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Wickham and Pat Booth of Port Orange, Fla., James E Booth of Hayesville, N.C.; a sister and brother-in-law, Myra and Fred Brace of Beaufort, S.C.

Ellen was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, Doug, on Dec. 30, 2012; her son, Steven in 1999;, a brother and sister-in-law, John and Donna Booth and a sister-in-law, Linda Booth.

Friends are invited to celebrate Ellen’s life on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Gary Wilston Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 130 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa. Rev. Rowena Gibbons will officiate.

Memorial contributions in Ellen’s memory may be directed to the Mansfield Veterans Memorial Park, c/o American Legion Post No. 478, P.O. Box 75 Mansfield, PA 16933. Sympath“e” cards may be sent to Ellen’s family at www.wilstonfuneralhome.com.