Jewell M. "Julie" DePaul, 92, of 1 State St., Bradford, passed away Saturday (Feb. 2, 2013) surrounded by her loving family at The Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center.
Born June 22, 1920, in Pulaski, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late Joseph F. and Alice Fox Johns. In 1944, she married Ronald Coder, who died in 1964. On June 6, 1959, in Bradford, she married Joseph Francis DePaul, who died on Sept. 15, 1994.
She was a 1938 graduate of Pulaski High School. She worked as a hostess and waitress at many area restaurants and dinner clubs, including the Option House for Tony Muto, George's Restaurant in East Bradford and Top Hat.
She was a life member of the Bradford Moose Lodge Auxiliary, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Veterans of Foreign War Auxiliary. Her hobbies included reading novels, doing crossword puzzles, crocheting and playing euchre.
Surviving is one daughter, JoEllen Kille of Eldred; two sons, James E. (Jeanetta) Coder of Bradford and Jerry (Sally) Coder of Bradford; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; one grandson, Ryan M. Kille; her son-in-law, Dick Kille; two sisters; and four brothers.
Family will be receiving friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., South Avenue, where funeral and committal services will follow with the Rev. Max Miller, pastor of the Bradford Area Parish, officiating. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the McKean County SPCA;
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Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com