Faye W. Lydick, 94, was born on December 7, 1925 on her parents farm in Belle Vernon (Rostraver Twp.). On July 27, 2020 she passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on her Derry Twp. farm.
Faye owned and operated her farm for 72 years and was known for growing beautiful plants and produce. She had a great love for farming, an amazing memory, and a deep devotion to her family. Faye was deeply loved and will be sorely missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents David H. and Bessie Daugherty Wells, her husband Robert C. Lydick, daughter Nancy, and a brother Clair Wells.
She is survived by her daughter Lois Lazarchik, her two sons; Robert D. (Sondra) and Donald J. Lydick. A grandaughter Jenny Gonzalez (Benny), three great- grandchildren; Norah, Owen and Caroline Faye. Two step- grandaughters; Renee Weinell (Brian) and Lora Losier. Five step- great- grandchildren, and sisters Louetta Hayden and Idalee Leeper.
Friends will be received Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Avenue, Derry where a service will be conducted Thursday at 11am with the Reverend Ronald Durika officiating. Interment will follow in the Blairsville Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the Arnold Palmer Cancer Center, Excela Latrobe Hospital and Hospice, the Bethlen Skilled Nursing Facility, Grosso Family Practice and her friend Margaret Bolish.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Salem Cemetery Association.
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