Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
August 23, 2012 10:51 am EDT


MANSFIELD — Edna Pittman, 88, passed away Aug. 22, 2012, in Crestwood Care Center.

She was born Sept. 27, 1923, in Mansfield. She worked in the cafeteria at Mansfield City Schools for six years. She was a member of the VFW Post 9943 Auxiliary.

She is survived by daughter, Linda (Ron) McClaran of Mansfield; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Jake King of Mansfield; sister-in-law, Frances “Nook” Krise of Mansfield; nieces and nephews.

On July 31, 1942, she married Robert Pittman, who died Dec. 28, 2010. Also predeceased are daughter, Aletah Bowman; brother, Harry King; and sister, Ann Mae Ramirez.

Visitation will be Friday from noon until 1 p.m. in the Finefrock Chapel of the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where her funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. Celebrant Jerry Wilson will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Park.

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