Jo Ann (Witt) Negley

February 28, 1933 ~ December 23, 2019 (age 86)


Jo Ann (Witt) Negley, 86, of Brackenridge, passed away Monday, December 23, 2019 at Platinum Ridge, Brackenridge.  She was born February 28, 1933, in Maxwell to the late M. Randall and Mary M. Mayhle Witt.   Jo Ann was a 1951 graduate of Har-Brack High School.  Jo Ann worked for ALCOA in New Kensington, was a proof reader for the Valley News Dispatch, worked for Quaker State Motor Oil company and retired from Allegheny Linen in Brackenridge.  She attended the First Baptist Church in Upper Burrell.  Jo Ann is survived by her three sons, Randy L. (Laura) Negley, of Brackenridge, Mark E. (Laurie) Negley, of Buffalo Township and Eric J. (Rebecca) Negley, of Brackenridge;  six grandchildren, Gary John, Randi Jo, Erica Jean, Marah Lynn, Sydney Ann and Logan Tyler; and by her sister-in-law, Bonnie Witt, of Natrona Heights.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Gary Clifford Negley on August 7, 1976,  her brother, Eugene Witt and by her sister and brother-in-law, Juanita (Earl "Herk") McKinney.

Friends will be received on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. in the Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home, Inc., 1522 Carlisle Street, Natrona Heights 724-224-8688, where funeral ceremonies will be held on Friday at 11 a.m.  Officiating will be the Rev. Michael Campbell.  Burial will follow in Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights.  To send an online condolence please visit

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December 26, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home
1522 Carlisle St
Natrona Heights, PA 15065

Funeral Service
December 27, 2019

11:00 AM
Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home
1522 Carlisle St
Natrona Heights, PA 15065

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