Elizabeth J. “Betty” Slivan, 87, of Cabot, formerly of Natrona, Harrison Twp., passed away Saturday, April 6, 2019 in the Good Samaritan Hospice Unit at Concordia Lutheran Ministries,Cabot.
She was born November 24, 1931 in Harrison Twp. to the late Walter J. and Wanda M. (Rzomp) Siewczak and had resided in Natrona for most of her life.
She was a faithful member of St. Joseph Parish, St. Ladislaus Church, Natrona. In addition, she enjoyed spending time at the family camp, “Camp Killian”, Highland Twp., Elk County, bingo, saying the rosary, trips to the casino in New Jersey and spending time with her grandchildren.
Betty leaves behind to cherish her memory, her daughter, Cindy (Robert) Swiklinski of Brackenridge, her sons, Jeff (Kathy) Slivan of Brackenridge, James (Kathleen) Slivan of Jefferson Hills, her grandchildren, Chad, Heather S., Jennifer, Sofia, Kristen, Heather C., 10 great grandchildren and 5 great-greatgrandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death her parents mentioned above, her husband, Donald A. “Dink” Slivan whom she married on September 25, 1953 and passed away on July 10, 2013, daughter Catherine, grand daughter Sonya Jones, her brother, Robert J. Siewczak and her sister, Mildred M. Rieger.
At Betty’s request, there will be no public visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a Christian Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 10th at 9:30 am in St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 48 Spruce Street, Natrona with Reverend Aaron Kriss as celebrant. Committal service and entombment will follow in the Chapel at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Cemetery, Frazer Twp.Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the DENNIS J. DAUGHERTY FUNERAL HOME, 324 Fourth Street, Freeport, PA, 724-295-3100.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorialcontributions may be made to St. Joseph Parish, 48 Spruce Street, Natrona, PA 15065.