Louise M. Faulkner, 95, of 675 Montmorenci Rd., Ridgway, died Friday evening, Dec. 6, 2013 at the Ridgmont Assisted Living Facility.
She was born July 13, 1918 in New York City, daughter of the late Pancrazio and Henrietta (Mott) Papale.
She had resided in New York City all of her life and in Ridgway for the last six years. She was a member of the Holy Cross Catholic Church in New York City. Louise was a graduate of Hunters College. She has been employed by Bellview Hospital in New York City for 45 years as a nurse.
She is survived by one son, Mark Faulkner of Milford; one grandson, Jarod M. Faulkner in Franklin, N.J.; one brother, Guy Papale of Davis, Calif.; two nieces, Stephanie O'Connell and Roberta Hollobaugh; and one nephew, Christopher Amacher.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one sister, Josephine Amacher White; and one nephew, Stephen Amacher.
A Mass of Christian Burial and Committal for Louise M. Faulkner will be celebrated at St. Leo Catholic Church on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 10 a.m. Officiating will be Fr. Brian E. Vossler, Pastor of St. Leo Catholic Church. Friends will be received at the Thompson Funeral Home on Monday, Dec. 9 from 2-5 p.m. A Wake Service will be held at the funeral home Monday afternoon at 2 p.m.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the donor's choice.