Jane Tell, 76, of Arroyo Road, Spring Creek Township, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at her residence.
She was born April 1, 1935, in New Bethlehem, the daughter of the late Lester and Frances Reitz. On October 7, 1972, she married William Tell, who survives.
She had resided in Spring Creek Township for 39 years. Mrs. Tell was a member of the Ridgway Church of Christ and the Heath Township Sportsmen's Club. She had been employed at the Five and Ten in New Bethlehem and as the secretary for Spring Creek Township for 31 years. She enjoyed reading, birding, and spending time with her family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Barbara Tell of Spring Creek Township; and by a brother, William Reitz of New Bethlehem.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Jacqueline Reitz.
Funeral services for Jane Tell will be held in the Meehan-Shilk Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 2, 2011, at 1 p.m. Officiating will be Mr. Ron Burkett, pastor of the Hallton Church. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Friends will be received at the Meehan-Shilk Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to the Ridgway Public Library, 329 Center St., Ridgway, PA 15853.