Anna B. "Lovey" Wileman, 83, of Loyalsock Township, passed away Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Williamsport Home, Hospice Unit, after a two-month battle with Acute Leukemia.
She was born Feb. 20, 1929, in Oriole, Pa., a daughter of James W. and Elsie C. Dunlap Bangson.
Lovey graduated from Jersey Shore High School in 1947 and retired from Montour Home Comfort Company in 1994. She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church in South Williamsport, a life member of Loyalsock Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, a charter member of the American Legion No. 268 Auxiliary in Muncy, Moose-Milton Chapter, the Montoursville Senior Citizens and The Wheel Inn.
She was predeceased by her husband of 40 years, Lester E. (Red), who died Jan. 25, 1991; two brothers, James W. Jr. and Barry D. Bangson; a sister, Elsie C. Bowmaster; and a granddaughter, Beth Ann Price.
Lovey is survived by three daughters, Janet A. Price of Loyalsock Township and twin daughters, Jean L. Gerding of Allentown and Jane L. Reeder of New Berlin, Pa.; four grandsons, Rob Price, Jon Reeder, Chris Reeder, Nick Reeder; a granddaughter, Leslie Price; and seven great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 20, 2012, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 324 S. Howard St., South Williamsport, Pa., with Rev. Susan P. Lynch officiating. Interment will follow in the Jersey Shore Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday evening at Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, from 6 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Messiah Lutheran Church or to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.