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Jo Ann Gehret

April 22, 1962 - June 17, 2017

Jo Ann Gehret, 55, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday at her residence.

She was born in Baltimore, Md., daughter of Carl D. and Nancy E. (O’Donnell) Hayes.

Surviving are her beloved husband of 33 years, David J. Gehret; a daughter, Megan (Chad) Albright; three sons: Tyler, Cameron and Brent; two granddaughters: Aubreigh and Adalyn, who were her pride and joy; her loving mother; a sister, Marlene (Randy) Horton; and a brother, James (Michele) Hayes; and extended family members.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Jo Ann had previously worked as a bakery manager for Sam’s Club.

She loved the Lord and her family, and she enjoyed listening to Christian music and reading her Bible. Her laughter will be missed by all who knew her.

Friends will be received from 1 until the 2 p.m. memorial service, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Grace Bible Church, Hollidaysburg. Arrangements are by Santella Funeral Home, Altoona.

The family wishes that contributions be given to the funeral home. DONATE HERE