11-5-5 Ada Soward(1)

Ada Laverne Crabb Soward, 91, died Friday, October 30, 2015 in Shawnee Rose Care Center. She was born October 7, 1924, the tenth of eleven born to Oscar Ernest Crabb and Laura Ann Osman Crabb. She was the final surviving sibling. Ada married Neil Soward in 1945. After his death Ada returned to live in Harrisburg where she remained until the time of her death. Ada was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Laura Crabb; husband, Neil Soward, and siblings: Helen Miles, Fred Crabb, Nora Cook, Howard Crabb, J.W. Crabb, Ann Williams, Lottie Crider, Gypsie Hamp, Dempsie Crabb and Betty Lane. She leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews and their offspring. A small service was held Monday, November 2, 2015 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg with Rev. Chris Winkleman officiating. Burial was in Flourine Cemetery in Rosiclare. Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page at http://www.reedfuneralchapel.com.