Meadville Tribune

November 2, 2013

Harriet J. Footskulak

Meadville Tribune

GUYS MILLS — Harriet J. Footskulak, 56, of Guys Mills, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family following a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born July 26, 1957, in Pottsville, a daughter of the late Harry and Betty Heim Reed. 

She married Donald Ray Footskulak on June 29, 2008, and he survives.

Harriet was a 1976 graduate of Blue Mountain High School, Orwigsburg.

A homemaker, she had worked at Pampered Palate in Meadville for five years and subsequently worked at the Blooming Valley Store for a brief period of time.

She was a member of New Beginnings Church of God.

Survivors, in addition to her husband, Donald, include a daughter, Jeanie Roach and her husband, Harold, of Mesa, Ariz.; a son, Scott Myers and his wife, Krysten, of the U.S. Army stationed in Georgia; three sisters, Grace Gibson of Hamburg, Marie Reed of Lebanon, and Chris August of Lebanon; two grandchildren, Thomas Roach and Saydi Myers; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Pat Fleischut.

Calling hours will be Monday from noon to 2 p.m. at Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, where the funeral will follow at 2 p.m., with Pastor Shawn Amy of New Beginnings Church of God officiating.

Interment will be in Greendale Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute, 16792 Conneaut Lake Road, Meadville, Pa. 16335.

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