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Bess A. Lewetag

August 30, 1930 ~ July 27, 2021 (age 90)


Bess Ann (Craft) Lewetag, 90 of Bairdford, West Deer Township, died July 27, 2021 at the home of her son David in Tionesta, where she has been staying the past year. She was born August 30, 1930 in Vandergrift, Westmoreland Co. to the late Clarence M. and Mary (Shick) Craft. Bess has lived in Bairdford for the past 65 years. She was a homemaker and former member of Bairdford United Methodist Church, Bairdford. Bess enjoyed card club, scrabble, reading going to flea markets and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her sons Edward J. (Penny) Lewetag, Jr. of Penn Hills and David C. (Cheryl) Lewetag of Tionesta; her daughter Patti B. (Raymond) Chlodney of Ft. Myers, Fla., grandchildren Heather (Sean) Kozik, David (Quay) C. Lewetag, II, and Melinda Chlodney and her great-granddaughters Morgan, Madalyn and Amber Kozik.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Edward J. Lewetag, Sr., her siblings, Donald Craft, Mary Sinclair and Clarence E. Craft.

At Bess’s request all viewing, services and burial were private. She was laid to rest next to her husband in Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Indiana Township. Arrangements have been entrusted to the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent in her name to Clarion Forest VNA Hospice, Inc., 271 Perking Road, Clarion, PA 16214. View the obituary and leave condolences at

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