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Elaine M. Palombi

July 29, 1929 - July 19, 2019

Elaine M. Palombi, 89, Hollidaysburg, peacefully passed away Friday at Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Holli­daysburg.

She was born in Burlington, Vt., daughter of the late Homer Sr. and Eveline (Root) Baker. She married Angelo R. Palombi on June 29, 1946, in Altoona, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 7, 1982.

Surviving are a son, Robert A. Palombi, of Hollidaysburg; two daughters: Sandra (Sonny) Harvey of Rochester, Pa., and Darlene (Ronald) Harella of Hollidaysburg; four grandchildren: Richard (Alena) Harvey, Lorie (Bill) Nail, Loretta Allison and Lucas (Kylee) Harella; two great-grandchildren: Lindsy Nail and Cody Harvey; a great-great-grandchild, Maria Nail; and two brothers: Robert and Donald Baker in Vermont.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce; and three brothers: Homer Jr., Bernard and Richard Baker.

Elaine was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and a member of Garvey Manor Confratern­ity of the Scapular. She enjoyed crafts, needlework, reading, puzzles and volunteering with Blair Senior Services.

Friends will be received from 1 until the 2:30 p.m. funeral Mass on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Chapel in Garvey Manor. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Elaine’s request was to make donations to Garvey Manor, 1037 S. Logan Blvd., Hollidays­burg, PA 16648. Arrange­ments are by Santella Funeral Home.


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