Nina Alford, 77

Nina  Alford, 77, of  Thomas Hill Rd., Fombell, formerly of Ellport, died unexpectedly on  Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at her residence.

Born May 21, 1935 in Ellwood City, she was the daughter of the late Walter Coston and Cora Ruth Hazen Burns.  She was married on September 13, 1962  to Manford  Alford who passed away January 11, 2001.

Nina worked at the Aetna Standard for 30 years.  She was a member of the Lillyville Church of God.  She graduated from Lincoln HIgh School and was a former member of the Wurtemburg Perry Twp. Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary.  Her most cherished time was spent with family.

Survivors include a daughter, Linda (Ted) Kelosky of Fombell; two brothers, Kenneth (Helen) Burns and Walter (Vonda) Burns, both of Perry Twp.; brother in law, George  Durbin of Ellwood City; and two grandchildren, Brittney and Mason Kelosky.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Cora Ruth Durbin in 2006.

Visiting hours will be held on  Thursday April 25 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home 200 Fountain Ave. Ellwood City.

Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 11:00 am with her pastor,  Rev. Dennis Arndt officiating.

Interment will follow in Kahletown Cemetery in Sigel, PA .

Memorial Contributions may be made to Lillyville Church of God..

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