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Martha 'Mitzi' A. Reading

January 30, 1940 — May 29, 2023

Martha A. “Mitzi”  Reading, 83, of Altoona, passed away peacefully on Monday morning at her residence. Martha was born in Altoona, the daughter of the late Carl and Antoinette (Zachesky) Glashauser. She married Paul H. Reading on May 10, 1958, in Altoona. He preceded her in death on Jan. 26, 1998.  

Surviving are: three daughters: Paulette (Steve) Reading, Donna Clinger and Betty Jo (William) Saylor; two sons: Paul Reading Jr. and James (Tina) Reading; ten grandchildren; many great- grandchildren; and three sisters: Caroline Stell, Pauline Balestino and Sophia Delozier, 

Mitzi enjoyed bingo and being with the family for Sunday dinners. 

At the request of the deceased, a private service will be held by Father Lubomír J. Strecok.  Private interment will be at Grandview Cemetery.  

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