Doris I. Startzell, 89, of Brookville, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020.
She was born in 1931 to Wayne B. and Eva Jane (Burkett) Evans in Punxsutawney.
Doris was a member of the Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Hazen. In her life Doris was an accomplished singer. She was part of the Evan’s sisters and the Wichita Strings Band for over 20 years. Doris also worked at the Jefferson Manor for 12 years as Nursing Assistant. She enjoyed being a loving and devoted mother and grandmother.
Doris was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
She is survived by a son William E. Startzell and wife Diana, Big Run. A grandson, William B. Startzell, Sharpsburg, and sister-in-laws, Helen Evans, Brookville, Naomi Evans, Punxsutawney.
She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, Clyde, Gerald, Milford, and Wayne Evans, four sisters, Martha Brosius, Lois Caldwell, Alma Pifer and Minnie Furman
Friends will be received on Monday, March 9, 2020 from 6-8 PM at the McCabe Funeral Home, 114 Maple Ave., Punxsutawney, PA 15767. A funeral service will be held on
Tuesday, at 11:00 AM at the funeral home.
Burial will take place in Temple Cemetery, Hazen, PA
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