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Isabelle V. Morda

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Isabelle V. Morda, 91, of Boiling Springs, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at her home.  She was born on February 11, 1925 in Kittanning, and was a daughter of the late Andrew and Caroline (Ziemianski) Papciak and was the widow of Leonard F. Morda, who died April 7, 2012.

She was a 1943 graduate of Kittanning High School.  Growing up a farm girl, Isabelle worked on the family farm before working at PPG Industries in Ford City, PA before meeting the love of her life, Leonard.  Isabelle was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Carlisle.  She enjoyed gardening, ceramics, reading Amish Novels, chatting with visitors and playing Rummikub with friends and family. 

She is survived by two sons; Joseph S. Morda (and wife, Sheila) of Carlisle and Richard A. Morda (and wife, Jennifer) of Boiling Springs, three grandchildren; Danielle Stutenroth, Miranda Chaplinski and Dominic Morda, one great-granddaughter, Aliya Stutenroth and special nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by brothers; Adolph, Ted, Stanley and Edward Papciak and sisters; Adelia “Dolly” Brabetz, Amelia “Minnie” Perkovich and Helen Petras.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 85 Marsh Dr., Carlisle, with Rev. William Forrey officiating.  A viewing will be held at the church in the activity center on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  Burial will be in St. Patrick New Catholic Cemetery, Carlisle.  A luncheon will follow the burial at the church.  Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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