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October 3, 2010

Erma M. Longstreth

MEADVILLE — Erma M. Longstreth, 71, of 411 Asbury Manor East, Meadville, died Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at Rolling Fields Inc., Conneautville.

She was born in Britton Run, Feb. 8, 1939, a daughter of Wayne and Sara Weatherbee. She married Daniel Longstreth. He preceded her in 2001.

She worked as an aid at Wesbury United Methodist Retirement Community  for more than 20 years. She also had worked at Flickenger's and was a bus driver for the Head Start program.

She was of the Methodist faith.

She was a graduate of the former Spartansburg High School.

She loved her family and coloring of the floor with her grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking, fishing, boating and swimming.

Survivors include her companion Roy Denman of Meadville; a daughter, Linda Sterner and her husband, Chuck, of Centerville, a son, James Longstreth and his wife, Shaunnah, of Saegertown, a daughter, Polly Whitesell of Meadville, a son, Wayne Slee of Meadville; grandchildren Ann Nichols and her husband, Phil, Brenda Greenawald and her husband, William, Jack McCaffrey and his companion, Penny Scott, Alexandra and Dakota Longstreth, Wesley Slee, Brendan Slee, Wayne Slee, Tiger Whitesell, Jason Whitesell and his companion, Stephanie Eakin, and Amanda Whitesell; great-grandchildren, Bo and Angel Nichols, Jason Hinshaw, Hope, Zack and Tatiana Furry, Kaitlyn McCaffrey, Kayleb Scott, Alexandra and Dakota Longstreth, Zack, Natlie, Carter, Parker Slee, Trenton Whitesell, Airiyanna Eakin.

She was preceded in death by her father, Wayne Weatherbee; her mother, Sara Weatherbee; her husband, Daniel (Dan) Longstreth; a brother, Leon Maxon; a nephew, Dale Maxon; and a great-grandson, Jaydon Whitesell.

There are no calling hours.

Funeral service will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Roofner-Collins Funeral Home Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville, is in charge of arrangements.

Send condolences to the family at www.roofner-collinsfh.com.

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