Obituary of Marcella Crist
Marcella V. "Marcy" Vance Crist, 92, of Steelton, went to be with the Lord on Thursday October 10, 2019 in her home surrounded by her loving children.
She was born in Steelton, on February 22, 1927 to the late Eugene A. & Jenny (Intrieri) Vance.
Marcy was an active member of Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Parish, Steelton where she was a former Extra Ordinary Minister, former President and Treasurer of Parish Council of Catholic Women (CCW), former Treasurer of District Council of Catholic Women ( DCCW), volunteered at the parish school office, and spaghetti dinners. She was also an auxiliary member of the Steelton Italian Club. Marcy Retired as a Secretary for the Diocese of Harrisburg.
She was the widow of her loving husband Arthur E. Crist Sr., who passed on June 27, 2006, and is survived by two sons, Dr. Arthur E. Crist Jr. and his wife Nancy, James E. Crist Sr., both of Harrisburg; three daughters, Judith Bucher and her husband Lewis of Harrisburg, Mary Ellen Svec and her husband David of Oberlin, and Elaine Tucci and her husband Samuel of Oberlin. Marcy is also survived 14 grandchildren, and 28 great grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 11:00 am, in Prince of Peace- Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, Steelton, with the Very Rev. Joseph Gotwalt, officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 10:00 to 11:00 am in the church. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery. Arrangements by Wiedeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services-Steelton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Church, 815 South 2nd St. Steelton, PA 17113 or Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110.