Rebecca Rose, “Becky” to family and friends, was born April 1,1925, near Leroy, PA on Barclay Mountain.
She was a daughter of the late Anthony and Lillie Mae (Barnett) Dinelli. Becky was married to Donald W. Saxon for 50 years before his passing on Sept. 24, 1996.
Her life revolved around her loving care for her family and home. Becky possessed a strong work ethic throughout life. She was a talented artist and enjoyed drawing, reading, crocheting and all types of flowers.
Surviving are children; Donald (Julie) Saxon, Sullivan County, Ernest (Sue) Saxon, Mountain Lake, Melissa (Matt) Kinsman,Towanda; daughter-in-law, Diane Saxon Lumberton, NC; grandchildren; Kevin (Becky) Saxon, Keith Saxon, Brenda (Ed) Dotter, Timothy Saxon, Betsy (Shane) Walker, Mike (Troveda) Saxon, Jeffery (Sara) Nash, Dennis (Rachelle) Kinsman, Samantha Kinsman, Jason Saxon, Frannie (Paul) Gage and Tai (Rob) Robinson; numerous great and great-great grandchildren, sister; Reba (Wayne) Warner, Herrickville, sister-in-law and brother-in-law; Esther Dinelli, Towanda and Franklin Vanderpool, Sheshequin, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private family graveside service will be held at Bradford County Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, consider a donation in Mrs. Saxon’s name to the Towanda Public Library, 104 Main St. Towanda, PA 18848 or the American Heart Association, 1704 Warren Ave. Williamsport, PA 17701.
Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Canton is assisting her family with arrangements. Condolences at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com