Signe E. Jensen Barraclough

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 6 Jan 2005 (aged 77)
State College, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Port Matilda, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 22648037 · View Source
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Altoona Mirror, 01/07/2005

Mrs. Signe E. Barraclough 77, The Inn at Brookline, State College, formerly of rural Julian, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2005, at Mount Nittany Medical Center from metastatic breast cancer.
She was born June 9, 1927, in Chicago, daughter of the late Johannes Georg and Maren Ahle Pedersen Jensen. She married Lionel Neal Barraclough on June 25, 1949 in Chicago. He died February 19, 2004.
Mrs. Barraclough was a 1945 graduate of Morgan Park High School, Chicago, and a 1948 graduate of Englewood Hospital School of Nursing, Chicago. She was a registered nurse and retired from Ritenour Health Center, Penn State University, after 20 years of service.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren and beloved Dalmatian, Pepper. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, State College.
Surviving are two daughters: Kathleen Fergerson of Central Square, N.Y., and Jane Garofoli and her husband, Gary, of Altoona; a son, Russell and his wife, Patricia of Julian; four grandchildren: Jesse and Elisabeth Fergerson, both of West Monroe, N.Y., and Andrew and Marie Garofoli, both of Altoona; and a cousin who was raised in the home, Jeanne Jensen Hunter of Fort Myers Fla. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two cousins who were raised in the home: John O. Jensen and George Russell Jensen.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 9, at Koch Funeral Home, 2401 S. Atherton St., State College, and 10 a.m. to the time of service Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, State College.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the church with the Rev. Ronald C. Miller Jr. officiating. Interment will be at Port Matilda Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, 2221 N. Oak Lane, State College, PA 16803.

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