MANSFIELD — Marilyn "JoAnn" McCabe, Mansfield, passed away on March 18, 2014.
She was born March 10, 1939, and recently turned 75 years old.
She was preceded in death by her sister Patricia Eli, Buffalo, N.Y.
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, Painted Post, N.Y.; Kimberly S. McCabe, Altoona; Amy McCabe James and her husband, Brandon James, Cary, N.C.; Stacy L. McCabe, Covington; Stephen E. McCabe and his wife, Kathleen Ankenbrand-McCabe, West Pittston. 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. The calling hours for JoAnn with the funeral service immediately following will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Wilston Funeral Home, 130 S. Main St., Mansfield. Her burial service will be the next morning for family only.
She asks that you make a contribution to her favorite charity, St. Jude Children's Hospital, in her memory. We ask you please respect her wishes and send to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or website, firstname.lastname@example.org.