- Local Guide
Georjean Brady, 71, of Punxsutawney, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at home.
She was born Nov. 17, 1941, in Stump Creek, a daughter of the late Fred â€śBarneyâ€ť and Mary (Magolis) Quashnock.
On May 26, 1962, she married William C. Brady. He survives.
She was a loving wife and mother.
She enjoyed fishing with her husband, painting, arts and crafts, crocheting and her friends at the Senior Center.
Georjean was named the Jefferson County Senior Corps-RSVP top volunteer for February in 2012, by Community Action, Inc.
She was a member of the Senior Corps-RSVP since June 2001, volunteering at the Jefferson County Area Agency on Agingâ€™s Pine Street Senior Social Center, helping with secretarial duties, taking reservations and assisting seniors.
She also helped with the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots annual Christmas campaign; the Senior Corps-RSVP Warm Hands-Warm Hearts Project; and the American Red Cross monthly fundraisers.
She also served as treasurer and floor monitor at Mahoning Towers.
When asked why she volunteered, Georjean said, â€śI like the people and helping others.â€ť
In addition to her husband, Bill, she is survived by a daughter, Sherry Brady of Stump Creek; and two grandsons, Allan and Nicholas Zuffall, both of Reynoldsville.
At Georjeanâ€™s request, there will be no visitation.
Arrangements are entrusted to Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.
Interment will be at Lakelawn Memorial Park, Reynoldsville.
Memorial donations may be made in Georjeanâ€™s memory to the Senior Social Center, Pine Street, Punxsutawney, PA 15767.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.