Mary E. McCloskey, 70, of Altoona, passed away Saturday, morning at her residence surrounded by her family.
She was born in Altoona, , she was the daughter of the late Emily Aonoa Harris . Her husband, Daniel J "Boone" McCloskey, whom he married on June 28, 1975 at Gallitzin, Pa., he preceded her in death on April 1, 2012. Survived by one daughter: Melissa McCloskey and a son: Michael R. McCloskey and wife Jo all of Altoona: Three grandchildren, Miranda McCloskey, Michael McCloskey; and Karley Grossman.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Ronald L. Harris.
She was a Nurse Aide, employed by Allegheny Lutheran Home for 13 years prior to this she was a seamstress for SafTbak for 26 years.
Mary enjoyed sewing, needlepoint, puzzles and most of all spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Friends may call Thursday from 2 - 4 and 6 to 8 pm at Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home, Inc., 1204 - 17th Street, Altoona, Pa. A funeral service will be at 11:00 am Friday Feb. 17 2017 at the funeral home by Pastor Paul Johnson.
Interment at the Presbyterian Cemetery of Hollidaysburg.