Patricia A (Crist) Straub

March 18, 1936 ~ May 30, 2021 (age 85)


Shamokin – Patricia A. Straub, 85, of 518 Bear Valley Ave, passed away Sunday, May 30, 2021 at Manor Care in Sunbury.

Born in Shamokin on March 18, 1936 she was the daughter of the late Malcom and Katherin (Bidding) Crist. She attended Coal Township Schools.

In November 1952 in the Lutherin Church in Shamokin, she married Alen Straub Sr., who survives. She was a member of Trevorton United Methodist Church. She worked at Amity House Restaurant and Country House Restaurant as a Cook.

In addition to her husband, Patricia is survived by four sons, David Straub of Shamokin, Alen Straub, Jr. and his wife, Mary of Shamokin, Michael Straub of Trevorton, and Daniel Straub and his wife, Kim of Shamokin; two daughters, Penny Kaskie and her husband, James of Shamokin, and Kathy Giedash and her husband, Richard of Shamokin; many grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, and several great great grandchildren; a sister, Judy Crist; a sister-in-law, Doreen Heim and her husband, Jack; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by a daughter, Sandy Hornburger and her husband, Brian; two sisters, Betty Moyer and her husband, Richard, and Jean McDunna and her husband, Bill; and two sisters-in-law, Carolyn Feese and her husband, Donald; and Doris Stevens and her husband, Bill.



Patricia A. Straub, 85, of 518 Bear Valley Ave, Shamokin – Funeral services will be held Friday, June 4, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Trevorton United Methodist Church, 547 W Shamokin St, Trevorton, PA 17881 with Pastor Beverly Petrovich, officiating. Burial will follow the service at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Coal Township. Arrangements are being cared for by Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W Chestnut St., Shamokin, PA, 17872. To send condolences to the family please visit

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Funeral Service
June 4, 2021

11:00 AM
Trevorton United Methodist Church
547 W Shamokin Street
Trevorton, PA 17881

June 4, 2021

Odd Fellows Cemetery
2400 Trevorton Road
Shamokin, PA 17872

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