Blaker Hughes, 80 of Brownsville,
formerly of Carmichaels, died Monday, December 8, 2008.
born November 3, 1928 in Center
County, a daughter of the late Hal
E. and Sylvia G. White Funk.
worked as a cook on the river boats for Consolidation Coal Company River
most of her life in Greene County
and served as a Committee Woman for Cumberland
Township #1 for 13 years.
been a member of the Jefferson Church
of the Nazarene at one time.
On February 4, 1978 she married Isaac O.
"Zeke" Hughes who survives.
surviving are three sons, Denny Ray Blaker of Carmichaels, J. Allen "Jake"
Blaker and his wife Pam of Carmichaels and Michael Hughes and his wife Mardee
of Millsboro; two grandchildren, Tracy Ozohonish and her husband Jim of
Clarksville and Rick Blaker and his wife Denice of Carmichaels; four great
grandchildren, Hillary Blaker, Jakie Blaker, Emily Ozohonish and Abby
Ozohonish; three sisters, Mrs. Ralph (Wilhelmina) Tustin of Freedom, Mrs. Paul
(Constance) Scherich of Evans City and Mrs. Kenneth (Marquetia) Six of
Prosperity; two brothers, Robert A. Funk of Munhall and Carl W. "Sam" Funk of
are three sisters, Arnetta Todd, Elizabeth Buyny and Wanda Catalano; four
brothers, Warren Funk, Charles Ernest Funk, Herbert Funk, and Hal Funk Jr.
will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.
on Wednesday, December 10, in the Behm Funeral Homes, Inc., 1477
Jefferson Road, Jefferson,
Gregory P. Rohanna, supervisor, where services will be held on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor David Benner officiating.
Interment will follow in Greene County
Memorial Park, Waynesburg.