Eva R. Pettingill February 22, 1919 February 21, 2014 Eva R. Pettingill, 94, of State College, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at her residence. Born Feb. 22, 1919, in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Anna Rackoski. In 1939, she married Donald I. Pettingill, who preceded her in death on Aug. 16, 1996. She is survived by a daughter, Patricia A. Lockhart and her husband, William, of State College; three grandchildren, Donald and Joseph Lockhart, Terri Decker and her husband Chad; two great-grandchildren, Emma and Matthew Lockhart; and one step-great-grandchild, Bailey Decker. She was a 1937 graduate of Bellefonte High School. Eva was employed by Penn State University in the Audio Visual Department and also worked at the State College Area High School as part of the cafeteria staff. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the
. Arrangements are under the care of Koch Funeral Home, State College. Online condolences and signing of the guest book may be entered at www.kochfuneralhome.com.
Published in Centre Daily Times on Feb. 23, 2014