Monday April 25, 1966
Mrs. Bridget Trathen, 104 W. Centre St., Centralia, died Saturday evening in the Ashland State Hospital where she had been admitted February 21. She was born August 15, 1880, daughter of the late John and Catherine (Gallagher) Flannery, and was a member of St. Ignatius Church. Centralia. Her husband, John, died in 1963.
Surviving are the following children: Mrs. Margaret Heffner, Ashland; Mrs. Robert Price, Centralia; James Brennan, Girardville; Thomas Trathen, Easton, 37 grandchildren, and 39 great grandchildren. Also surviving are the following brothers and sisters: James and Mrs. Mary Kahler, both of Ashland; Mrs. Margaret Brennan, Michael Flannery, and John Flannery, all of Byrnesville; Mrs. Irene Zeplin, Harrisburg; Vincent, Fairless Hills.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday from the Raymond J. Madden Funeral Home, Ashland, followed by Requiem Mass in St. Ignatius Church at 9 o'clock. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Viewing will be from Tuesday afternoon until the time of the funeral.