Jo Ann Aulenbacher,
Jo Ann Aulenbacher, 62, of Salamanca, N.Y., and previously of Newville, Pa., died after a prolonged illness on November 5. Jo was born in Erie, Pa., September 7, 1947, to the late Herbert Marsh Aulenbacher, Sr. and Sara Elizabeth (Stuart) Aulenbacher.
She was preceded in death by one nephew, Herbert Marsh Aulenbacher, III;
and one grandnephew, Zachery Louis Aluenbacher.
Jo worked for All-American Truck Stop as receptionist.
Her greatest joy in life was teaching the bible in her community as one of Jehovah's Witnesses.
She did volunteer missionary work in Clearfield, Pa.,
and Abilene, Kan.
She loved flowers, people, music and singing.
Jo was known for her warm personality and beautiful smile. Surviving are her brother, Herbert Marsh Aulenbach, Jr., and wife, Peggy, of Proctor, W.Va.;
sister, Linda Lee Aulenbacher Barnes,
and husband, Rev Dennis Barnes, of Salamanca, N.Y.,
and many nieces and nephews.
We will miss her!
Memorial service will be held on December 6, 2009 ,
at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 9335 W. Main St., North East, Pa.
Published in the Erie Times-News on December 4, 2009 ,