KellyJo Waltman

KellyJo (Wolf) Waltman, 46, of Berwick, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at her home.

Born in Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill, on Nov. 14, 1972, she was the daughter of Donald K. Wolf and DonnaRae (Tate) Wolf of Carlisle.

KellyJo was a 1991 graduate of Boiling Springs High School, a class officer, and a 1995 graduate of Lycoming College in Williamsport, with a major in Psychology and a minor in Criminology.

She is survived by her husband, Matthew C. Waltman (Berwick); one daughter, McKenzie Matthew Waltman (at home); her mother, father, a brother, Donald Albert Wolf (wife, Lannie Moore) of Newville; five nieces and three nephews; and many cousins.

KellyJo was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Donald L. and Ruby M. (Barbour) Tate; and paternal grandparents, Albert H. and Dorothy M.(Group) Wolf.

KellyJo loved watching her daughter play softball, planning special events for her family and friends, being with her family on a sunny beach anywhere, scrapbooking, and her beagle, Bentley.

KellyJo was very talented working with youth. Her professional career included work at the Red Rock Job Corps, Keystone Job Corps, and New Story School. She was passionate about her service to youth in need of education, training, or opportunity. She was a person who would do anything she could for others, whether it be gifts from the heart, or words of love and support.

A celebration of life will be held Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at 4 p.m. at Berwick Assembly of God Church, Fifth Street, Berwick, with Pastor Steve Potutschnig officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until time of service.

In lieu of flowers, donations in KellyJo’s memory may be sent to First Keystone Community Bank for McKenzie Matthew.

Family and friends may send online condolences to jameslhinckleyjrfuneralhome.com

The James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 1024 Market St., Berwick, is handling arrangements.

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