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Edith J. Paskovich

April 17, 1930 – Oct. 22, 2016

Edith J. Paskovich, 86, Altoona, passed away Saturday at home.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Joseph and Palma (Benedetto) Figliola. She married John O. Paskovich, who passed away Aug. 18, 2005.

Surviving are two daughters: Pamela Paskovich-Pacifico of Hollidaysburg and Rhonda Himes of Altoona; a son, Daniel J. of Altoona; three grandchildren: Scott Pacifico (Andrea), Sean Pacifico (Timberly) and Michael Himes; two great-grandchildren: Caden Fiore-Himes and Campbell Pacifico; and several nephews.

Edith graduated from Altoona High School. She was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, at Axe and Santella Family Chapel, 1534 Fourth St., Altoona, where a funeral service will be held at 5 p.m. with Father Frank Scornaienchi, T.O.R., officiating. Committal will be at Calvary Mausoleum. Arrangements are by Santella Funeral Home.