Kathryn M. Van Buren

Kathryn M. Van Buren, formelrly of Armonk, NY, 82, passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Colonial Courtyard in Tyrone, PA.

She was born on April 16, 1936 in White Plains, NY; a daughter of the late James and Eleanor (Donovan) Minmnaugh.

Mrs. Van Buren was a bookkeeper for over 25 years for various companies and was a substitute teacher for 5 years.

She was a member of Assembly of God in FL and NY. She was an excellent gardener, cook, baker, and enjoyed puzzles. Her true calling in life was her hospitality towards others.

Survivors include three children: James Van Buren and his wife Eva of White Plains, NY, Ellen Cannizzaro and her husband Pete of Port Matilda, PA, and Mark Van Buren and his wife Jenifer of Rotunda West, FL; and nine grandchildren: Basia and Dana Van Buren, Alisha, Joshua and Jake Cannizzaro, and Alex, Nick, Christian, and Brandon Van Buren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John A. Van Buren, whom she married May 25, 1960 and who passed away December 19, 2011; twin sister, Geraldine Brindle and sister, Patricia Ginter.

A Memorial Service will be held at the Calvary Baptist Church Lodge in Boalsburg, PA on September 1st at 11:00am followed by a luncheon.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association

Online remembrances can be made at or

Arrangements are under the care of Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. in Clearfield.


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Mark & Kathy Smith

July 27, 2018

Sorry did not know her but New her son Mark and family God bless each and everyone of you she is now with Jesus