2016-01-14 / Obituaries

Mabel G. Brant

Harrisonville, 95

Mabel G. Brant, 95, Harrisonville, died Wednesday, January 6, 2016, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.

She was born in Taylor Township, Pa., June 9, 1920, the daughter of the late MaryE. (Miller) and John L. Wright. She was the widow of Harry R. “Dick” Brant, whom she married December 24, 1940, and he passed away June 27, 2009.

Shewas the oldest member of Fairview United Methodist Church in Harrisonville, since 2010, past member of the VFW Post #655 Ladies Auxiliary in McConnellsburg. She was the first treasurer of the Wells- Taylor PTA in 1955 and was a retired cafeteria cook at Forbes Road High School after 26 years of service. She was also a homemaker who enjoyed working in her garden and cooking for her family.

She is survived by a son, H. Clyde (husband of Phyllis) Brant, Harrisonville; a grandson, Terry (husband of Kim) Brant; great-grandchildren: Shelby and Kyle Brant; a step-grandson, Cody Quartucci, and a sister-in-law, Audrey Wright.

She was preceded in death by an infant sister, Muriel; sisters: Margaret Knepper, Myriam Clippinger, Ferne Knepper and Helen Mosebey; and brothers: Ivan, Maynard, Brinton, Rex and Willis Wright.

Services were held at Fairview United Methodist Church, Harrisonville, at 11 a.m., Saturday, January 9, 2016 . Pastor Jean Swett and Pastor Elaine Shafer-Stroud officiated. Interment was at Fairview United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville.

Arrangements were made by Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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