Hobaugh , Mary K. 74
Mary Katherine "Cassie" Hobaugh, 74, of Ford City, died Friday, April 10, 2009, at her family's residence. She was born May 22, 1934, in Ford City, a daughter of the late Charles Bradley and Emily Kathryn (Pratti) Bower. She was a lifelong resident of the area. She was the wife of Edward R. Hobaugh, whom she married Jan. 19, 1957. She was a registered nurse graduate of 1956 from Allegheny General Hospital. She was a member of Christ Prince of Peace Parish, Ford City. She enjoyed geneology and collecting coins and Santas. She loved to play on the computer and spend with her her family and grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her sons, Bradley E. Hobaugh, of Kittanning, and Brian L. (Majorie) Hobaugh, of Valenia; daughter, Pamela J. Hobaugh, of Ford City; two grandsons, Edward J. Hobaugh and Brian L. Hobaugh Jr.; brother, Charles P. (Dorothy) Bower, of Moon Township; and Dorothy J. (Kenneth) Mechling, of Clarion. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Jerome Anthony Bower. Visiation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the MANTINI FUNERAL HOME, 701 Sixth Ave., Ford City, where a prayer service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Christ Prince of Peace Parish, Ford City, with Father Terry Hercik officiating. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery.