S. Arlene Pighetti

S. Arlene Pighetti February 3, 1930 April 1, 2013 S. Arlene Pighetti, 83, of rural Howard, died Monday, April 1, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. She was born Feb. 3, 1930, in Bellefonte, the daughter of the late Willis R. and Dorothy Davidson Neff. Arlene was county executive director for the ASCS for the Department of Agriculture retiring in 1996. She was a member of the Curtin United Methodist Church. Arlene volunteered at Centre Community Hospital and was a member of the Curtin Foundation. Her husband Nevin D. Pighetti, Sr. preceded her in death on May 17, 1983. She is survived by two daughters, Dorothy A. (Richard) Tullis, of Bluffton, Ind. and Osa L. (Robert) Mann, of rural Howard; one son, Nevin D. (Theresa) Pighetti, Jr., of rural Howard; 10 grandchildren, Gina Tom) Pighetti Jarnigan, Skip (Coby) Pighetti, Tony (Misti) Pighetti, Arlene Pighetti, Dante (Danielle) Pighetti, Laurie (Robert) Mann, Lisa (Ken) Sharkey, Dale (Ana) Emel and Annette (Dwayne) Lose; 19 great grandchildren; and six great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Neff and a grandson, Robert W. Mann, Jr. Services will be held at Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, Milesburg, on Friday, April 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Robert "Bo" King officiating. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, April 4, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, Milesburg. Burial will be in Eagle Cemetery, Boggs Township, Centre County. Memorial contributions may be made to Citizen Hook & Ladder Co., # 9 of Milesburg, P.O. Box Milesburg, PA 16853. Arrangements are under the direction of Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, Milesburg. Online condolences may be made at www.deankwetzlerfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home
201 Spring Street Milesburg, PA 16853
(814) 355-7551

Published in Centre Daily Times on Apr. 3, 2013