- Local Guide
Virginia June Wells, 78, of Hilliard, Fla., formerly of Punxsutawney, passed away Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in Hilliard.
Mrs. Wells was born July 31, 1935, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Raymond Sidney Manners and Violet (Burkett) Pyles.
She was married to James Dale Wells of Hilliard. He survives.
She was a member of the Gateway to Life Church of Hilliard.
In addition to her husband, James, she is survived by five daughters, Jennifer D. Wells Sherwood of Hilliard, Fla., Cindy L. Lish and husband Kevin of Yulee, Fla., Kitty Ann Johnston and husband Paul, and Lynn Shaffer and husband Randy, all of Punxsutawney, and Heidi Shuster and husband Jim of Newville, Pa.; one son, James D. Wells and wife Angela of Hilliard, Fla.; 10 grandchildren, Amberlea Reed, Matthew Clark, Miranda Brash, Paul B. Johnson III, Jessica Shaffer, Renea Shaffer, Mallie Shuster, Austin Wells, James D. Wells III, and Ansley Wells; and five great-grandchildren, Cole Reed, Alexis Reed, Elizabeth Clark, Walker T. Brash and Raylan Wells.
Friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bruce Cubbedge officiating.
Interment will follow at Markton Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.