Jean F. Undercoffer

Jean F. Undercoffer, 82, of 145 Bestway Street, St. Marys, passed away Saturday, August 22, 2015, at the Elk Haven Nursing Home.

She was born March 8, 1933, in Ellwood City, PA, daughter of the late Harold W. and Mary Gordon Fulton. She attended Curwensville schools and was a graduate of St. Francis High School, Class of 1951. Along with her husband, she was co-owner of the former Lyn-Clare Flower Shop and The Greenhouse in St. Marys.

On August 7, 1953, in the St. Francis Church in Clearfield, she married Gerald A. “Jerry” Undercoffer, who preceded her in death on July 14, 2006.

She is survived by two daughters, Gerianne Cunningham (Mark) of St. Marys and Pamela Logue (William) of Johnsonburg; four sons, J. Undercoffer, Gregory Undercoffer of Jacksonville, FL, Michael Undercoffer (Ann) of St. Marys, and Joseph Undercoffer of Vienna, Austria; 21 grandchildren, Mary Gallop, Shawn Hoyer, Linda Guthrie, Laura Wick, Tony Undercoffer, Dave Undercoffer, Lisa Howard, Matthew Undercoffer, Genelle Gardner, Maureen Purcell, Kacie Cunningham, Brady Cunningham, Elissa Gustafsson, Hailey Cunningham, William Logue, Andrew Logue, Stephen Logue, Julie Neville, Daniel Logue, Konstantin Deyev, and Dima Deyev; 17 great grandchildren; three sisters, Virginia Fulton (Murphy Sewall) of Windham, CT, Ann Fulton of Windham, CT, and Linda Fulton of East Palo Alto, CA; a brother, William Fulton (Sue) of Curwensville; and two sisters-in-law, Kathy Fulton Morris of Clearfield and Cynthia Harlow of Palo Alto, CA.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Joseph Undercoffer; and by three brothers, Richard Fulton, John Fulton, and in infancy, George Fulton.

Jean was a member of the Queen of the World Church. She enjoyed baking bread for family and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Queen of the World Church on Thursday, August 27, 2015, at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Meinrad Lawson, OSB, as celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 26, 2015, from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.

Kay L. Rineer (Barone) August 24, 2015 at 7:41 am

Dear Cousins & Families,
I send heartfelt sympathy to you all at this difficult time. My fond memory of Aunt Jean is an amazing sourdough which she created many yummy recipes from. May you all take comfort in celebrating her life and cherish your memories.
Kay Rineer (Barone)

Donna Holly August 24, 2015 at 8:39 am

I am so sorry to read of Jean’s passing. My thoughts & prayers are with you all at this time of your loss.

Mr. & Mrs. Kevin Straub August 24, 2015 at 5:43 pm

Mike & Family,
Mike, the whole family is in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Take comfort with God and He will get you through this. RIP Jean, you will look down on everyone and give them strength. Mike, lean on your friends at this time.

Bradley Szymanski August 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Sorry for your loss Gerianne.

Diane Bolin August 24, 2015 at 9:57 pm

What a dear lady! I am so sorry to hear of Jean’s death. I only worked at Lyn-Clare in Emporium for five years back in the 80s, but Jean and I spoke every year or so since then. She was so strong in her faith and values and a delightful conversationalist. She is missed already. Peace to you, my friend.

Joan Smith August 25, 2015 at 3:04 pm

She was a woman of deep faith. She lived her life to help others.

Paul & Lou Gordon August 25, 2015 at 4:43 pm

Condolences to all the family in the loss of cousin Jean.

Stephanie D. Dattoli August 26, 2015 at 3:19 pm

To All:
My deepest sympathy. Your mom will be in my thoughts and prayers. I worked for your mom and dad while GF Wholesale was in business. Your mom’s bread was good. I always looked forward to a loaf.
God Bless you all!
Stephanie D. Dattoli

Dave & Cindy marconi August 26, 2015 at 5:40 pm

Such a great lady! It was a pleasure to have known her. Our sympathy to the whole family.

Karen Caseman September 10, 2015 at 3:16 pm

I always enjoyed your mother. I’m happy to say I was on the bread list….it was so good. I’m sorry for your loss.

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