Doris Jane McKivison

Doris Jane McKivison, 84 of Blanchard, passed away Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017 at the Haven Skilled Rehabilitation Center in Lock Haven. She was born on Sept.30, 1933 in Blanchard, the daughter of the late Charles F. & Irene Kunes Bennett.

She married the love of her life, Albert D. McKivison on Sept. 7, 1954; he preceded her in death.

She worked for Armstrong Industries for many years.

Doris was a member of the Beech Creek Legion Auxillary, and loved spending time outside tending to her gardens and spending time with her family.

She is survived by a son, Joe (Mary Falls) McKivison of Beech Creek; one daughter; Laura (Jim) McCloskey of Beech Creek; one brother; Paul (Pat) Bennett of Lock Haven; one sister, Laura Lou Lowery of Blanchard; two grandsons, Rickey Allen and John McKivison, and one great-grandson, Maverick.

She was preceded in death by one son, Rickie McKivison; one daughter, Donna McCloskey, and two grandsons, Rockey and Ryan.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Kader-Neff Funeral Home, 135 Main St., Howard with the Rev Alan S. Eckenroad officiating. Family and friends will be received one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Hays-Fearon Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

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