Alda Anna Gelbaugh, 96 years old, formerly of Millerstown, passed away June 30, 2016 at her home in Newport. She was born August 28, 1919 in Harrisburg to C. Franklin and Margaret (Reeder) McNaughton. She was a member of the former St. Samuel Lutheran Church where she was a member of the choir, a Sunday school teacher and member of the Pollyanna class.
Alda was the widow of Kenneth Gelbaugh and is survived by her grandchildren, Kerwin Gelbaugh Jr. and Angela Moody; great granddaughter, Sarah Moyer and three great great grandchildren and sisters, Nancy Johnson of Newport and Jane Good of Mifflin. She was preceded in death by her son, Kerwin Gelbaugh; granddaughter, Lisa L. Gelbaugh;brothers,Ray, Frank and Joseph McNaughton and sisters, Thelma Curt, Clara Asper, Alice Mitchell, Blanche Coble, Mary McNaughton, Viola Gintzer, Florence Smith, Grace Graver, Pearl Cauffman and Sarah Heim.
Service will be held Saturday from the David Myers Funeral Home,. Newport with a viewing from 10 AM until the service at 11 AM. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in memory of Alda are suggested to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110.