NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania – Ann M. Badger, 86, of New Castle, passed away on, Friday, June 30 at 10:10 p.m. in The Grove at New Wilmington.
Ann was born February 25, 1931, in New Castle, to the late Joseph and Margaret Nicholson Heaney.
She was a 1949 graduate of New Castle High School.
On December 1, 1951, she married Clinton “Jake” Badger, whom passed away on July 29, 2011.
She was a member of Mary, Mother of Hope Parish, where she also participated in the Ladies Guild.
Ann was formerly employed by Bell Telephone as an operator and also at G.C. Murphy as a sales clerk. She later worked in the office of Rep. Thomas J. Fee as a secretary for many years. Ann was formerly employed at the Lawrence County Court House in voter registration.
Surviving are her daughter, Wendy Badger, of New Castle; three sons, Joseph Badger and his wife, Ann, of New Wilmington, James Badger and his wife, Joyce, of New Castle and Jeffrey Badger and his wife, Jai, of Grove City; sister, Mary Smith, of New Castle; nine grandchildren, Joanna, Bethanie, Lindsay, Kaitlin, James, Christina, Jesse, Justin and Chase and 20 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents and husband, Ann was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph M. Heany; granddaughter, Cynthia and one great-granddaughter, Katlyn.
Calling hours will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, in the J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 111 W. Falls Street in New Castle.
A procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, July 6, 2017, for St. Mary’s Church, 124 N. Beaver St., New Castle, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. by Rev. Frank Almade, pastor.
Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Arrangements handled by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.