2017-02-18 / Obituaries

Vicki L. Major

MARCH 31, 1952 - FEBRUARY 14, 2017

Vicki Lynne Major, 64, of Austin, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport, after suffering an apparent heart attack.

Born March 31, 1952 in Coudersport, she was a daughter of LaVerne C. and Ruth E. Manning Major. She married Richard K. “Dick” Wold, who survives.

Vicki was a graduate of Austin

High School. At the time of her death, she was employed at the Potter Leader-Enterprise in Coudersport as a mailroom foreman and proofreader. She was also employed as a steward for the Austin Vet’s Club and also worked at Big Mike’s Dairy Dine in Austin. She had formerly been employed at Emporium Specialties in Austin and at Galeton Production in Galeton.

Vicki was a member of the Austin VFW Post 7810 Auxiliary and a member of the Auxiliary of American Legion Post 192 in Coudersport. She enjoyed bowling and playing darts.

Surviving besides her husband are four stepchildren, Tammi (Mark) Smith of Port St. Lucy, Florida, Sandi (Pastor Steve) Patrick of Olean, N.Y., Beth (Dan) Straton of Monroe Falls, Ohio, and Marty (Lauren) Wold of Austin, Texas; six step-grandchildren; two sisters, Judy (Skip) Snyder of Coudersport and Peggy (Simon) Pease of Reynoldsville; a brother, Jimmy (Sandy) Major of Kersey; her stepmother, Doris Major of Port Allegany; a half-brother, Jeff Major of Port Allegany; eight stepbrothers and stepsisters; and several nieces and nephews.

Vicki was predeceased by her parents.

Family and friends are invited to call from 3 pm to 5 pm on Saturday, February 25 at the Austin Vets Club for a time of fellowship and remembrance.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Austin Ambulance Association, PO Box 328, Austin, PA 16720.

Vicki’s family has entrusted her care to the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

To express condolences or share a fond memory of Vicki, visit www.virgillhowardfuneralhome.com.

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