Naomi Jane Bistarkey, 92 years old of Venice, died Monday, August 10, 2020 in her home, surrounded by family.
She was born August 4, 1928 in Canonsburg, daughter of the late Roy and Theresa Adams Schurr.
She was a member of Venice Presbyterian Church, sang in the chior for 50 plus years, and assisted with Venice Cemetery Association After retirement got boring she ran the McDonald-Cecil Senior center for 13 years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, canning, and spending time with family.
She worked for Canon-McMillan School District at Cecil Jr. High School as a Cafeteria Lady and then aspired to be the school Secretary.
Surviving are sons, Thomas R. ‘TR’ (Melena) Bistarkey and Gary (Debra) Bistarkey, both of Washington, grandchildren, Larissa Bistarkey and Tiara Bistarkey, both of Washington, Rory (Nicole) Bistarkey of North Strabane, and Christina (Josh) Cintron, of FL, great-grandchildren, Kaden Justus, Malachi Cintron, Abigail, Isabella, and Brody Bistarkey, and a sister, Shirley Walker of South Fayette.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Bistarkey in 2012, and grandson, Garrett Bistarkey in 2014.
Private services were held at Venice Cemetery, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 with Pastor Gary Chorpenning officiating.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Cecil Police Dept. 3599 Millers Run Road, suite 102, Cecil, PA 15321or Cecil #3 VFC Box 5, Cecil, PA 15321.