Marilyn "JoAnn" McCabe(1939 - 2014)

Marilyn "JoAnn" McCabe of Mansfield, PA, passed away on March 18, 2014.  She was born March 10, 1939 and recently turned 75 years old.

She was predeceased by her sister Patricia Eli of Buffalo, NY.  JoAnn is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, the love of her life, Edward S. McCabe.

She is also survived by her four daughters, one son and 14 grandchildren. Her children are Robin R. Tomlinson-Clarke and her husband Michael Clarke of Painted Post, NY, Kimberly S. McCabe of Altoona, PA, Amy McCabe James and her husband Brandon James of Cary, NC, Stacy L. McCabe of Covington, PA, Stephen E. McCabe and his wife Kathleen Ankenbrand-McCabe of West Pittston, PA.

Her grandchildren are Joshua G. Glimour, Katelynne R. McCabe, Zachary T. Reese, Joseph E. Noud, Kayleigh R. Prout, Trey Weidner, Abagail James, Dakota McCabe, Judith Ashbaker, Tullius James, Madison Kuharchik, Emma Kuharchik, Sierra Blaine and Ava Kuharchik.

JoAnn had very specific wishes for her end of life celebration.

She has asked that NO!! flowers be sent for her.

The family will provide what she wanted.

She asks that you make a contribution to her favorite charity St. Judes Children's Hospital in her memory.

We ask you please respect her wishes.  St. Judes Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105  (800)822-6344 or website  The calling hours for JoAnn will be Thursday 5:00 - 7:00 with the funeral service immediately following at Wilston Funeral Home in Mansfield, PA.

Her burial service will be the next morning for family only.

Funeral Home

Wilston Funeral Home & Cremation Service
130 S. Main St. Mansfield, PA 16933

Published in The Corning Leader on Mar. 19, 2014