Obituaries

Jean Marie (Thompson) Langford

Jean Marie LangfordJean Marie (Thompson) Langford, age 75 of 3345 Old 22, Hamburg passed away peacefully Friday morning at her residence surrounded by her family.

Born in Shenandoah on October 8, 1937 she was a daughter of the late Walter and Sarah (Steele) Thompson.

Jean was a graduate of the former J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a nursing aide at the Hamburg Center.

She was a member of the First United Church of Christ, Hamburg and the Hamburg Senior Citizens.

Surviving are her husband, William Langford with whom she would have celebrated 57 years of marriage on July 28th; two daughters, Lisa Fisher and her husband Glenn of Hamburg and Lana Lewis and her husband, Jacob of West Lawn; four grandchildren, Bradley Fisher and his wife Katherine, Kenneth Fisher, Mason and Sara Lewis; a great-grandson, Riley Fisher; a sister, Elizabeth Ushock of Linden, NJ; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Red Rose & ButterflyReligious and scripture services will be held Tuesday at 11:30 am at Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  Rev. Dr. John Reid will officiate.  Interment will follow in the German Protestant Cemetery, Mahanoy City.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to the American Cancer Society, Berks Office, 498 Bellevue Ave., Reading, Pennsylvania 19605.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements. 

Jean Marie (Thompson) Langford Has 3 Condolences Posted:

  1. Christine Driesbach-Miller and Beth Schmeck-Werley says:

    Lana, Lisa and Bill,
    Our thoughts and prayers are sent out to you at this time. We will both contribute to the American Cancer Society in lieu of flowers per your request. Just now that we are both thinking of all of you.
    With love and sympathy, Chris and Beth

  2. Jim Lewis says:

    Dear Bill, Lisa, Lana and family,
    We will all truly miss your beloved Jean. Her smile, dedication, energy and wonderful love of family was truly remarkable. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    With love and deepest sympathy,
    Jim and Holly Lewis

  3. sherry Bober says:

    I love my Aunt Jean very much and will miss her loving ways. I will always be there for her family.