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Sadie Mae (Stiffey) McElwee

March 10, 1928 ~ October 23, 2021 (age 93)


Sadie Mae McElwee, 93, of Lucernemines, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021, at Indiana Regional Medical Center. She was born March 10, 1928 in Bolivar, and was the daughter of the late Thomas A. and Sadie Mae Stiffey. 

She was loved by all of her family and friends and enjoyed her time in California with her son, Ken and had many good times in Florida during the winter months.  She was employed at Seasonal Industries for many years. 

She is survived by her son, Ken Stiffey of Diamond Spring, CA, her daughter, Barbara and husband, Greg Hockenberry of Indiana, PA; her brother, Dennis Stiffey of Bolivar. She is also survived by her partner of 38 years, Gerald Barnett of Lucernemines, and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Robert McElwee, her daughter, Carol Reese, and her granddaughters, Macie Jo Kowchuck and Tammie Kowchuck. Her sister, Clara, and brothers, Terry, Clayton, Aaron, and Joe, and daughter in law Lorraine (Ken's wife) also preceded her in death. 
Following Sadie's wishes, there will be no visitation.

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In keeping with her wishes, no service or memorial is planned.

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