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Darlene Y. Pontious
1945-2022

Darlene Y. Pontious age 77 of Church Avenue Brockway, PA; died on Wednesday December 28, 2022 at Highland View Health Care in Brockway. Born on April 4, 1945 in Ridgway, PA; she was the daughter of the late LeRoy and Ruth Parks Lewis. Darlene was married to Howard Pontious and he preceded her in death on June 8, 2019. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lighthouse Community Church in Brockway. Darlene also was a TOPS Club and Brockway Homemakers Club member and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed crafts and crafting, crocheting and building jig saw puzzles. She is survived by a son Kevin (Ellie) Pontious of Brockway; a daughter Tracy Pontious of Brockway; a son Larry Pontious of Reynoldsville and a son Allen Pontious also of Brockway; a brother Roy (Maryann) “Butch” Lewis of Brockport; 7 grandchildren: LeRoy Pontious, Mimi Wang, Mathew Pontious, Nathan Pontious, Ethan Freemer, Ashleigh Pontious and Madison Pontious. She is also survived by 3 great grandchildren Sophia Pontious, Micah Pontious and Ryker Pontious. Calling hours will be on Friday December 30 from 11 AM to 1 PM at the Shugarts Funeral Home Inc. in Brockway. A Funeral Service will follow at 1 PM with Rev. Dr. Victor Baxter officiating. Burial will follow in Lakelawn Memorial Park in Reynoldsville. Memorial donations may be made to the Gateway Humane Society 1211 Airport Road Falls Creek, PA 15840 or the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.