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Nellie Lynn

November 18, 1928 ~ October 22, 2021 (age 92)


Nellie Lynn, 92 of Dawson passed away early Friday morning, October 22, 2021 at Bella Health Center of Uniontown.

She was born November 18, 1928 in Dawson, the daughter of the late Lloyd and Lida Swink Keffer.

Nellie was a member of Bryan Methodist Church, Dawson where she was also a Sunday School Teacher.

Nellie was a member of the First class for Licensed Practical Nurses in Hopwood, Fayette Co. Class of 1966. She also was licensed in the state of Arizona as a Practical Nurse.

Nellie was an avid reader who has traveled extensively thru the United States and Canada. She enjoyed hunting, fishing with both of her husbands, who preceded her in death.

She also enjoyed word games and cards and singing. Nellie was known for her homemade bread.

Nellie was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Great Great Grandmother and Sister to her family.

Nellie is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved her,

Her Loving and devoted children:

Karen Bowser and husband Richard of Dunbar

Thomas F. McBeth and wife Mary of Ruffsdale

Judy E. Albert and husband Thomas of Dawson

Dennis P. McBeth and Deborah Callahan of Uniontown

Molly A. Parker and Paul Wright of Paris, Arkansas

Her Step Children:

Jane Ann Ottenberg of Scottdale

Larry Lynn of Belle Vernon

Linda Lee Hedderman of Bethel Park

Her Sister:

Helen Hawk and Husband Ron of South Whitley, Ind.

Her 22 Grandchildren, 33, Great Grandchildren and 14 Great Great Grandchildren

In addition to her parents, Nellie was preceded in death by:

First Husband: Clifford McBeth (1969)

Second Husband: Henry Lynn (2008)

Daughter: Marilyn J. Shaffer (2020)

Granddaughter: Mallory Bowser

Her Sisters: Pearl Wells, Julia Thompson and Hazel Lynn

Her Brothers: Thomas, Levi, Charles, Donald, E.H., Clifford Keffer

Nellie’s family will greet friends Monday, October 25, 2021 from 2- 4PM & 6 – 8PM in the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Pa. 15683.

Her Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 11AM in the Funeral Home with her Pastor Ed Sutton, Officiating.

Committal Services and Interment will follow in Cochran Cemetery, Dawson

The family would like to thank the staff of Bella Healthcare Center, Amedysis Hospice Staff and Pastor Mike and RN Lindsay for the care and professionalism give to Nellie.

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