Kay Erway

Obituary of Kay Erway

Kay Colleen (Cavanaugh) Erway, age 74, of Mansfield, PA, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at her home. She was born June 29, 1943 in Wellsboro, PA, a daughter of Claude and Hilda (Snyder) Cavanaugh. Kay was the wife of Ivan B. Erway. She graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1961, WACC received her LPN in 1978 and Mansfield University in 1989 with a BS for exceptional persons. She was employed at Wellsboro Hospital years ago and also the Martha Lloyd School. Kay was a member of the Cherry Flats Baptist Church. She enjoyed traveling, baking cookies, crafts and fostering children.

Kay is survived by her husband, Ivan; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Ivan John and Rosemary of Covington, Paul and Jennifer of Covington, PA; a daughter and son-in-law, Lucinda "Cindy" and Phil Pecuch of Duryea, PA; a brother and sister-in-law, Claude "Corky" and Debbie Cavanaugh of Millerton, PA; 15 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister, Vivian Hemker in 1971.

Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, March 17th, 2018 from 11:00 to 1:00 P.M. at the Cherry Flats Baptist Church, 2291 Cherry Flats Road, Mansfield, PA. Services will follow at 1:00 P.M. at the church with Pastor Kenneth Smith and Pastor Robert Shuey officiating. Burial will be in Tioga County Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cherry Flats Baptist Church, 2291 Cherry Flats Rd., Mansfield, PA 16933. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com