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Betty Marie (Overand) Filbern

June 26, 1923 ~ May 28, 2017 (age 93)

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SERVICES

Visitation
Tuesday
May 30, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
901 Vine Street
West Newton, PA 15089

Visitation
Tuesday
May 30, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
901 Vine Street
West Newton, PA 15089

Funeral Service
Wednesday
May 31, 2017

11:00 AM
J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.
901 Vine Street
West Newton, PA 15089


Betty Marie Filbern, 93, formerly of West Newton, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017, with her daughter Sally by her side, at The Caring Place in Franklin.  She was born June 26, 1923, a daughter of the late Edgar and Martha (Moody) Overand.  She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Mayor Thomas O. Filbern in 1980; brothers, Carl and Harold “Barney” Overand; and sisters, Clara Overand and Thelma Higgins.  Betty is survived by her loving family, son, Edgar Owen Filbern and wife, Linda; daughter, Sally Marie Kadylak; stepchildren, Patricia Miesel and husband, Jack, Rev. T. William Filbern and wife, Linda; grandsons, Michael and Matthew Filbern, Michael, Jeffrey, and Thomas Kadylak; six stepgrandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; a brother Wayne Overand; and a sister, Martha Markle; all of whom she loved dearly.  Betty was the secretary at West Newton Cemetery for 25 years, until her retirement at age 70; she was also secretary to the board of trustees.  She graduated from Rostraver High School in 1941.  She belonged to the West Newton Women’s Club for many years, and was a member of West Newton Presbyterian Church where she sang in the choir.  Betty was loved and will be missed by her family, church, and many friends.  Friends will be received 2-4 & 6-8pm Tuesday at the J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. 901 Vine St. West Newton, where services will be held at 11 am Wednesday.  Interment will follow in West Newton Cemetery.    Condolences may be left at http://www.mccauleyfuneralhome.com

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