February 28, 2013
Donna K. Bard Hooper, 66, of Feed Mill Drive, Mapleton Depot, PA died Thursday, February 28, 2013 at her home.
Born November 28, 1946 in Huntingdon, PA, she was the daughter of Homer M. and Mary (Saia) Reed. She was first married to Charles R. Bard on December 2, 1962. He died April 15, 2008. She later married Stacey Hooper, who died November 4, 2012.
Mrs. Hooper is survived by three children: Jeffrey C. Bard and wife Sarah, Three Springs, PA; Deborah J. Grove and husband Robert, Mt. Union, PA; and Steven W. Bard and wife Sonya, Three Springs, PA.
There are five grandchildren: Shannon Bard, Levi Bard, William Ramsey, Lex Bard, and Samantha Ramsey and two step grandchildren; Jessica Saive and Justin Saive.
Also there are four sisters and two brothers: Shirley Scott, Huntingdon, PA; Frances Shaffer and husband Jack, Vista, CA; Elsie McClain and husband Richard, Cassville, PA; Charles Reed and wife Georgie, Klamath Falls, OR; Sandy Lynn and husband Jamie, Myrtle Beach, SC; and Donnie Reed and wife Debra, Jersey Shore, PA. One brother Robert Reed is deceased.
Mrs. Hooper was the owner of Mapleton Farm and Garden. She was last employed as a nurse’s aide at Woodland Retirement Community. In earlier years she had worked at Cramer’s butcher shop, Waterfall and at the Mt. Union sewing factory.
Mrs. Hooper was a member of the VFW, Mt. Union, Loyal Order of Moose, Huntingdon, and the American Legion in Mapleton and Mt Union.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, March 4, 2013 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley Street, Orbisonia, PA 17243 (map/directions) with Pastor Connie Maclay officiating. Interment will be at Saltillo Cemetery, Saltillo, PA. Friends may call at the funeral home 7-9:00 PM on Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday.
Calling Hours - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Funeral Services - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home - 10:00 a.m.
Interment - Saltillo Cemetery