Archive - Jan 20, 2012 - Obituary
Helen Bobette (Sutter) Lechner, 90, Anchorage, Alaska, formerly of Bradford and Phoenix, Ariz., died Friday, Jan, 13, 2012.
She wasÂ born Aug. 24, 1921, in Valier, a daughter of the late Dee Glenn and Flora (Neal) Sutter, and her step-mother, Elizabeth Sutter.
July 18, 1941, she married Arthur Raymond Lechner, who preceded her in death Sept. 26, 1995.
Mrs. Lechner wasemployed by Zippo Manufacturing Company in Bradford, retiring in 1986 after 35 years of service.
After retirement, she and her husband lived in Phoenix.
Annabelle Painter, 79, Big Run, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at Mulberry Square Elder Care & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born Aug. 30, 1932, in Big Run (Foxburg), a daughter of the late Edward and Pheobie (Guthrie) Frantz.
Dec. 25, 1949, she married Earnest Painter, who preceded her in death July 28, 2008.
She was Methodist by faith and had attended St. Phillips United Methodist Church in Big Run.
She previously worked in the chenille department at the Standard Pennant Factory in Big Run.