Jean M. "Jeanne" Pufka, 89, formerly of Altoona, died Saturday morning at The Village at Morrisons Cove.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Joseph T. and Edith E. (Baker) Brown. She married Frank J. Pufka on Aug. 22, 1942, in Ontario, Calif. He preceded her in death on Oct. 14, 1974.
Surviving are her loving daughter, Nancy M. Pufka and her companion, Ronald E. Jones, of Altoona; a sister, Marilyn E. Muhlfelder of Altoona; two brothers: Joseph T. Brown Jr. and Francis D. Brown and wife, Pat, all of Altoona; and many nieces and nephews.
Jeanne was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Parish. She retired on Sept. 1, 1983, as a quality inspector from GTE of North American Phillips (Sylvania).
At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Inurnment will be at SS. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to AseraCare Hospice, 1015 Logan Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602 or Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1835 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16601.
Arrangements are by Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc.