Lois Westover


Lois Westover, 88, of Youngsville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at Cambridge Warren after an extended illness.

Lois was born July 31, 1933, in Hastings, Pa., to the late Bernard “Zeb” and Ethel Kelly Nagle. She worked as an elementary school teacher for the Warren Co School District for 25 years. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Indiana and her Master’s degree in education from Edinboro. Lois was a member of St. Luke’s Ro-man Catholic Church in Youngsville where she served on the Small Faith Group and the Alter Rosary Society and also director of religious education for 8 years. She was a member of the Day Breakers Bowling League and the Sugar Grove Ladies Bowling League. A member of the PA State Teachers Association and the PA State Education Assoc. for 25 years, the National Retired Teachers Assoc. and the PA Assoc. of School Retirees.

Lois is survived by her loving husband, Jerry Westover, whom she married Oct. 22, 1955, at St Bernard Catholic Church in Hastings, Pa; one son, Jay (Erin) Westover of River-side, Calif.; a sister Carol Wagner of Westover, Pa.; three grandchildren: Mackenzie, Katie and Jacob and nieces and nephews, Diane, Brittany, Brandi, Scott and Lexi.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Nagle; and a niece, Katie Nagle

A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec.11 at 11 a.m., at St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church, 420 N. Main Street, Youngsville, PA 16371, with the Rev. Fr. Richard Tomasone, pastor, as celebrant. Friends will be received in the gathering space for one hour prior to the Mass.

The family suggests memorial donations may be made to St. Luke’s Roman Catholic Church 420 North Main St. Youngsville PA 16371 or to Masses in memory of Lois.

The Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Youngsville have been entrusted with all arrangements.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.