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Dona J. Gearhart

February 29, 1932 — April 21, 2020


Dona J. Gearhart, 88, of Mahaffey passed away on Tuesday April 21, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born February 29, 1932 to Albert and Clara (Weaver) Gearhart in Burnside.

Dona was a lifelong member of Susquehanna United Methodist Church until its merger with the

Burnside United Methodist Church in which she attended regularly with her sister. She retired from Clearfield Furs as an accounting and payroll representative. Dona was a lifelong resident of Mahaffey, she enjoyed crocheting, reading, word puzzles and gardening.

She is survived by her sister Rose Curry, Mahaffey, numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.

Scott Curry and wife Charlene, Mahaffey, Matt Curry and wife Karla, Carlisle, Mary Beth Earnhardt, and husband Adam, Youngstown, Ohio, John Gearhart and wife Isabelle, Cherry Tree, Alice Baker and husband Jeff, Philipsburg, Roy Gearhart and wife Janice, Franklin, and Jean Harkleroad, Mahaffey

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister Louann Gearhart and a brother Blair Gearhart, sister in law Mary Gearhart, and nephew Blair Del (Buddy) Gearhart Jr.

Because of the COVID-19 restrictions, visitation and funeral service will be private.

Interment will be at Burnside Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grane Hospice 115 Union Avenue, Altoona, Pa. 16602

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