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H. Jean McCracken

May 29, 1932 May 27, 2013
H. Jean McCracken
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Obituary for H. Jean McCracken

H. Jean McCracken 80, of Curwensville passed away Monday May 27, 2013 at The Dubois Regional Medical Center West.
Born May 29, 1932 in Kerrmoor, she was the daughter of Harry Walter and Mary Ann (Barrett) Bloom.  Mrs. McCracken was a homemaker, attended the Curwensville Alliance Church where she participated in the Ladies Missionary Group and attended retreats with the group.  She also bowled in the Thursday morning Coffee League at the Clearfield Lanes for 45 ½ years.
On June 29, 1949 in Mahaffey, she wed Willard “Shummy” McCracken who survives along with three daughters.  Gloria Wilt and her significant other Tom Sutton of Bradford, Kimberly Peterson and husband Ronald of Curwensville, and Karen Leone and husband Michael of State College.
Also surviving are 7 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren, a brother John Walter Bloom of Curwensville and a sister Laura Bainey and husband Albert Jr. of Clearfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Evelyn Singleton.
Funeral Services for Mrs. McCracken will be held at the Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville on Friday May 31, 2013 at 11 AM, with the Reverend Stephen Shields officiating.  Interment will be in the Crown Crest Memorial Park in Hyde, PA.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Thursday May 30 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, and Friday from 9 AM until time of services.
The family suggests contributions be made to either the Curwensville Alliance Church 725 Susquehanna Avenue Curwensville, PA 16833 or the Leukemia/Lymphoma Association River Walk Corp Center 333 E Carson St., Ste. #441 Pittsburgh, PA  15219.
Online condolences may be made to the family at
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.

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