SHOPE, CAROL A., 79, Westover, passed away November 29, 2020, at UPMC Altoona Hospital. Born July 21, 1941, in Thompsontown, Chest Twp., the daughter of Glen and Clara (Rainey) Gowin. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Leo, Harvey and Edward Gowin and sisters, Irene Weitzell, Minnie Watkins, Louise Gowin, Doris Clappe and Eldora Tultz. Survived by loving husband of 46 years, Ken Shope; brother, Arthur (Ella) Gowin, Akron, Ohio; sister, Nancy (Barry) Young, Westover and numerous nieces and nephews. A 1959 graduate of Harmony High School. Carol moved to Akron, Ohio and worked 44 years as a secretary for Roadway Express. Upon retirement she and Ken returned to Westover. Family and friends are invited to a memorial service which will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 5, 2020, at East Ridge United Methodist Church. Pastor Gary McGarvey officiating. Committal, Fairview Cemetery in La Jose. Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria is assisting the family.
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