Obituary of Beverly Blakeslee Callenbach , 74
|Name of Deceased||Beverly Blakeslee Callenbach|
|Date of Death||11/26/2009|
|Date of Birth||09/02/1935|
|Funeral Home||Wetzler Funeral Service|
Beverly Blakeslee Callenbach, 74, of Milesburg, passed away Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Eagle Valley Personal Care Home. Born Sept. 2, 1935, in Pleasant Gap, she was a daughter of the late Capt. George T. Blakeslee and Grace Shope Blakeslee. In 1959 she married Carl Callenbach and moved to Newark, N.Y. and then to Boone, N.C.
She was a graduate of Bellefonte High School in 1953 and attended Appalachian State University, Lock Haven University, and Penn State. She was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church. She worked at Sutton Engineering, West Penn Power Co., Jackson & Perkins Rose Gardens in New York, and retired from Nease Chemical Co. in 1970.
She is survived by one daughter, Melanie Ann Jordan, of Roswell, Ga.; twin brother, James T. Blakeslee; and brother, George Allen Blakeslee, of Bellefonte. There will be a graveside service held Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009 at Union Cemetery in Bellefonte at 10:30 a.m. with the Reverend James R. Schomer officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc., in Bellefonte. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith United Methodist Church, 512 Hughes St., Bellefonte, PA 16823.