Obituary for Joan Horvath
JOAN DELORES HORVATH
Joan, 76, of McDonald, Robinson Twp., died Thursday, April 13, 2017.
She was born March 6, 1941, in Littleton, WV. a daughter of the late Joseph A. and Jeanette Moore Herbert.
Mrs. Horvath was a member of St. Alphonsus R. C. Church and was a member of the first graduating class of Montour High School. She previously worked for EXAKT Technologies and was a leader of Girl
Scout and Boy Scout troops, member of the PTA, and band parents. She enjoyed crafting, gardening and babysitting.
Surviving are her children, Janet Horvath of North Fayette Twp. and Brandon (Casey) Horvath of McDonald; grandchildren, Amanda (Pascual) Diaz-Horvath, Georgianna, Brandon and Nickolas Horvath; great grandchildren,Jacalin Diaz-Horvath, Lylah Diaz-Horvath; brothers, James (Linda) Herbert of McDonald, John (Peggy) Herbert of Chippawa and many nieces and nephews. Also surviving is her “Adopted Family” Christopher, Jodi, Michael and David Loeffler.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard J. Horvath (2003) and an infant brother, Joseph.
Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc., 314 W. Lincoln Avenue, McDonald (724-926-2800). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Alphonsus R. C. Church, 219 W. Lincoln Avenue, McDonald.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a children’s charity of one’s choice.
Please sign the guestbook at thomas-littlefuneralservice.com