Archive - Dec 21, 2011 - Obituary
Antoinette (Belott) Astorino, 88, a lifelong resident of Walston, died Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, at Mulberry Square Elder Care & Rehabilitation Center, Punxsutawney.
She was born Oct. 12, 1923, a daughter of the late Samuel and Rachel (Bianco) Belott.
June 6, 1946, she married Ross Astorino, also a lifelong resident of Walston, who preceded her in death Nov. 13, 2001, ending a union of 55 years.
Mrs. Astorino graduated from Punxsutawney High School in 1941. She was employed by Jordanâ€™s Furniture Store, which required a daily walk from Walston to Punxsy.
George Colburn Bowers, 95, died Dec. 16, 2011, while visiting family in Gladwin, Mich.
He was born March 2, 1916, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late William Arthur and Edith Blanch (Winslow) Bowers Sr.
Mr. Bowers was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater. Â