Lillian C. Flood
October 22, 2012
Lillian C. Flood, 88, formerly of Blairs Mills, PA, died at 6:15 PM, Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA.
Born May 15, 1924 at Altoona, PA, she was a daughter of the late Jeff & Hulda (Burkholder) Kling. She was married to Glenn D. Flood on March 28, 1941 at Winchester, VA. Mr. Flood preceded in death December 14, 2004.
Surviving are two children; Harold G. Flood & his wife Louise of Reedsville, PA, Carolyn Fleming of RD, Blairs Mills, PA, four grandchildren; Lynne Taylor, Karen Moffit, Steve Flood and Terry Fleming, eleven great grandchildren; Tonya Taylor, Briana Taylor, Lily Taylor, Caitlin Moffit, Annie Moffit, Sarah Moffit, Jacob Flood, Jared Flood, Jackson Flood, Rachel Fleming and Nate Fleming, and five great great grandchildren; Caleb Barter, Anna Barter, Alex Cruz, Breah Sheed and Lily Taylor. Also surviving are two sisters, Maxine Brown of Upper Montclair, NJ and Marlene Wendt of Thompsontown, PA. Mrs. Flood was preceded in death by one great granddaughter, Megan Fleming, one son in law, James Fleming, two sisters, Thelma Hope Goshorn and Marjorie Kling and one brother, Max Kling.
Mrs. Flood was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church, RD, Blairs Mills, PA, where she served as pianist, youth leader, historian and also served on various other committees. She was also a 4H leader in Blairs Mills for a number of years.
Along with being a homemaker and working on the family farm with her husband, she was employed at Greif Brothers Manufacturing, Inc., Mt. Union, PA and at the sewing factory in Spring Run, PA.
She enjoyed reading, puzzles, sewing, gardening and baking for family and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 28, 2012 at the Salem United Methodist Church, 20224 Salem Road, Blairs Mills, PA (map/directions) with Pastor Luvania Renninger officiating. Interment will be made at Salem Cemetery, adjoining the church. Friends may call at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA, 7 - 9 PM (map/directions) on Saturday and at the church one hour prior to the service on Sunday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Salem United Methodist Church, c/o Nancy Cisney, 19790 Mt. Foot Road, Blairs Mills, PA 17213 or to the Salem Memorial Cemetery Fund, c/o Earl Parsons, 20790, Parsons Farm Road, Blairs Mills, PA 17213.
Calling Hours - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Calling Hours - Salem United Methodist Church, Blairs Mill - 1:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Salem United Methodist Church - 2:00 p.m.
Interment - Salem Cemetery
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