Meadville Tribune

November 28, 2012

Elizabeth Ella ‘Liz’ Mason

Meadville Tribune

GUYS MILLS — Elizabeth Ella “Liz” Mason, 81, of Guys Mills, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at her residence.

Born Jan. 9, 1931, in Corry, she was a daughter of Steve Footskulak and Mary Pinak Footskulak. She married Francis L. Mason Sr. on May 23, 1949; he preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1982.

She was a graduate of Randolph East Mead School and was a housewife.

She was of the Catholic faith.

She liked to fish, draw and spend time with friends and family. She enjoyed being outside and taking walks.

Survivors include a daughter, Shelley (Jesse) Corder of Meadville; two sons, James T. Mason of Guys Mills and Francis (Carrie) Mason Jr. of Guys Mills; five grandchildren, Cory Mason, Katie Mason, Sierra Mason, Nikki Corder and JC Corder; a great-grandchild, Alex Mason; four sisters, Helen (Stan) Warner of Florida, Vendi Prenatt of Indiana, Lily Koontz of Guys Mills and Clara Foster of Meadville; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a brother, Ferd Footskulak; three sisters, Martha Footskulak, Margie Footskulak and Grace Thomas, a stepbrother Steve Footskulak; and a granddaughter, Cheyenne Mason.

Services are private and at the convenience of the family.

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Arrangements are in the care of Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home and Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville.