Carol M. Hnath

Carol M. Hnath, 68, of 380 Berwind St., St. Marys, died on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at her home following a lengthy illness.She was born on April 24, 1945 in St. Marys, daughter of the late John and Alice Wickett Caskey.Carol was a lifelong resident of the area and a graduate of Central High School, class of 1963. She was a member of Queen of the World Church and retired from Sylvania after many years of service. She enjoyed shopping, her dog, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.She is survived by her children, Steve Atkeson and his wife Michele; Thomas Atkeson; Kelly, Mrs. David Stebich; Martin Hnath; Mark "Butch" Hnath and his wife Lori; John Hnath, Jr.; and Lynn, Mrs. Dennis Hoffman, all of St. Marys.She is also survived by nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Sandy, Mrs. Larry Riegle, and Susan, Mrs. Rob Zimmerman, both of St. Marys.In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, John Caskey, and a sister, Diane Gerber.A Mass of Christian Burial for Carol M. Hnath will be celerated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Sacred Heart Church, 337 Center St., St. Marys, PA 15857 with the Rev. Eric Vogt, O.S.B. officiating.Inurnment will follow in the St. Marys Catholic Cemetery.There will be no visitation.Memorial contributions may be made to Hahne Cancer Center, Hospital Drive, DuBois, PA  15801.Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys, is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at