Marie A. McElhatten, 93, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, went home to be with her Lord
and Savior on August 21, 2013 at 9:30 p.m. at the
Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born July 26, 1920
in New Castle, Pennsylvania to the late James
Michael and Florence (Harmon) Michael.
Mrs. McElhatten was a
homemaker and attended GraceWay Community Church.
She enjoyed collecting dolls, playing the piano,
flower gardening, cooking and baking and especially
enjoyed being with her family. She enjoyed meeting
people and having conversation with everyone. Marie
was a hard working person and enjoyed doing things
for others. She always had a smile on her face and
everyone enjoyed being around her. She was always so
appreciative of what others did for her. First and
foremost, she loved the Lord and then her family and
Mrs. McElhatten is survived
by two sons, James McElhatten and his wife Ginny of
DeKalb, IL and David McElhatten and his wife Anne of
Clearwater, FL; one daughter, Colleen Trulick and
her husband Dick of Butler, PA; five grandchildren,
Brian McElhatten and his wife Tracy, Melissa Babiak,
Ashley McElhatten, Ryan Trulick and his wife
Stephanie and Todd Trulick and his wife Jessica;
seven great-grandchildren, Kayla and Peyton
McElhatten, Landen, Chase and Isabella Babiak, Gavin
Trulick and Lilia Trulick; one brother, Joseph
Michael and his wife Anita of Clarion, PA; one
sister-in-law, Jean Michael of Chicora, PA; and a
number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents,
she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene V.
McElhatten, whom she married October 23, 1946, and
who passed away April 21, 2006; one sister, Elsie
Kelly; and three brothers, Everett, Arthur and
Friends will be received
Sunday, August 25, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Thompson - Miller Funeral Home,
Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA.
Funeral services will be held on Monday,
August 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Butler County
Memorial Park, Chapel of Devotion Mausoleum, 380
Evans City Road, Butler, PA, with Pastor David West
of GraceWay Community Church officiating.
Burial will take place in the
Butler County Memorial Park.
Memorials are suggested to
donor's favorite charity.