Archive - Jan 24, 2013 - Obituary
Angelo Bleggi, Jr., 88, of Punxsutawney, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Mulberry Square in Punxsutawney.
He was born March 18, 1924, the son of the late Angelo and Florence Bleggi.
He was a truck driver and worked for many years as a coal miner.
He was married to Hazel (Powell) Reddinger, who survives.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Boots; and by two brothers and three sisters.
Barbara Ruth Harris, 55, of Punxsutawney, passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
She was born Oct. 25, 1957, in Fall River, Mass., a daughter of Glenn Miller and wife Harriet of Seminole, Fla., and the late Sydell (Levine) Miller.
Mrs. Harris was the former president of the Sisterhood of Temple B' Nai Israel in Olean, N.Y.
Her hobbies were Bingo, which she loved, and listening to her son play piano.
As a child, she and her sister sang songs while doing the dishes.
Barbara adored her grandchildren and loved being around them.
Leland B. Plotner, 18 months, went to be with the angels on Wednesday,Jan. 23, 2013, at Childrenâ€™s Hospital in Pittsburgh, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born Aug. 31, 2011, in Pittsburgh.
Leland is survived by his mother, Brittany N. Plotner of Punxsutawney; his
grandparents, Brian and Christine Plotner, and his great-grandpa, Cecil Plotner, all of Punxsutawney; his great-great-grandma, Jean Plotner of Knox Dale; aunts and uncles Denise Himes, Joe Bennett and wife Dorothy, and Scott and Holly Howard, all of Punxsutawney; and numerous cousins.