Vera Mae Cartwright, 70, of 169 Margaret Rd., St. Marys, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh surrounded by her family.
She was born July 5, 1943 in Hagerstown, Md., daughter of the late Charles and Bessie Baker Beauchamp. She was married to the late Bruce Cartwright, who preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 2012.
Mrs. Cartwright was Baptist by faith and enjoyed baking cookies, gardening and flowers. She was a pillar of strength who enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by a daughter, Susan, Mrs. David Brittain of St. Marys; a son, Bruce Cartwright and his wife of Mechanicsburg; a sister, Jeanne, Mrs. Paule Angle of Mercersburg; and two grandchildren, Sarah and David Brittain.
There will be no visitation.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service in memory of both Vera and Bruce Cartwright, which will be held at the Faith Baptist Church, 288 West Creek Rd., St. Marys on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 North Michael St., St. Marys, is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreen.com .