ST. MARYS - Carol M. Hnath, 68, of 380 Berwind St., St. Marys, died on Thursday (March 6, 2014) at her home following a lengthy illness.
She was born on April 24, 1945, in St. Marys, a daughter of the late John and Alice Wickett Caskey.
Carol was a lifelong resident of the area and a graduate of Central High School, Class of 1963.
She was a member of Queen of the World Church and retired from Sylvania after many years of service. She enjoyed shopping, her dog and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Steve (Michele) Atkeson; Thomas Atkeson; Kelly (David) Stebich; Martin Hnath; Mark "Butch" (Lori) Hnath; John Hnath Jr.; and Lynn (Dennis) Hoffman, all of St. Marys. She is also survived by nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two sisters, Sandy (Larry) Riegle and Susan (Rob) Zimmerman, both of St. Marys.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, John Caskey; and a sister, Diane Gerber.
There will be no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Church, 337 Center St., St. Marys, with the Rev. Eric Vogt, O.S.B., officiating. Inurnment will follow in St. Marys Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hahne Cancer Center, Hospital Drive, DuBois, PA 15801.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys.
Online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreenFuneralHome.com.