Jennifer M. Hughes, 44, of Bradford, passed away on Sunday (May 11, 2014) at her home.
She was born on Nov. 12, 1969, in Atlanta, Ga., a daughter of Joanne M. Brown Meconi. On Sept. 23, 1995, in St. Bernard Catholic Church, she married Stephen C. Hughes, who survives.
She was a 1987 graduate of the Glen Ridge High School, Glen Ridge, N.J., and a graduate of Edinboro University, where she earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education and her master's degree in special education. She was most recently employed by Beacon Light Behavioral Health Systems and St. Bernard School as a substitute teacher.
Mrs. Hughes was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church and a sister of the Alpha Sigma Tau sorority. She enjoyed traveling, photography, scrapbooking and playing cards; those that knew her knew that she had an overall love for life and for other people.
In addition to her husband, Stephen Hughes of Bradford, and her mother, Joanne (Cliff) DeWolfe of West Bloomfield, Mich., she is also survived by two sons, Brandon and Ryan Hughes, both of Bradford; one stepson, Andrew Hughes of Bradford; one sister, Alicia Velazquez of Grand Blanc, Mich.; and several loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Mascho Funeral Home Inc. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon Wednesday in St. Bernard Catholic Church with the Rev. Raymond Gramata as celebrant. A Christian wake service will be held at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions in her memory can be made to the
, 95 Main St., Bradford, PA 16701; or St. Bernard School, 450 West Washington St., Bradford, PA 16701.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home Inc.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.maschofuneral.com.