- Local Guide
Leticia A. "Laddie" Waltman, 68, of Punxsutawney, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Leticia was born July 9, 1945, in Buffalo, N.Y., the daughter of the late Anthony Tuman and Angeline (Schuster) Tuman-Bennett.
Mrs. Waltman is survived by her husband of 50 years, John H. Waltman, Sr., of Punxsutawney. They were married July 23, 1963.
Leticia loved going to stock car races and car shows with her husband,
gardening, playing board games with her grandchildren and putting together puzzles.
In addition to her husband, John, she is survived by five sons, John H. Waltman, Jr. and wife Tricia of Punxsutawney, Donald Waltman and wife Missy of Rossiter, Richard Waltman and wife Kathy of Coolspring, Kenny Waltman and wife Michelle of Reynoldsville and Vincent Waltman of Big Run; one daughter, Karen Pearce and husband Doug of Reynoldsville; 14 grandchildren; one sister, Gail Hicks of Massillion, Ohio; her mother-in-law, Sophie Waltman of Valier; four brothers-in-law; two sisters-in-law; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at the funeral home with VNA Chaplain Tom Spiker officiating.
Interment will follow in Valier Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.