Rosemarie E. Cummings

Port Allegany - Rosemarie E. Cummings, 93, of Port Allegany, passed away Wednesday (November 1, 2017) in the Sena Kean Manor, Smethport.

She was born Sept. 19, 1924 in Coudersport, a daughter of Harvey Pritt and Louise A. Weiss Palmatier. On Oct. 14, 1950, in the United Brethren Church of Port Allegany, she married Francis E. Cummings, who survives.

Mrs. Cummings was a 1943 graduate of Port Allegany High School and had worked at North Penn Gas Co., the American Extract Co., the Barron Tan Testing & Research Co. of Port Allegany, and finished her working career at L.H. Lincoln and Sons of Coudersport on Oct. 31, 2001.

Rose was a member of the Royal Neighbors of America from 1948 to the present, and had served as the District Deputy for RNA, was a member of AARP, was a life member of the P.A.F.D. Women's Aux., and was a member of the Eldred First Church of God.

Rose enjoyed her family and loved to have them all together for gatherings.

In addition to her husband, Francis, of 67 years, she is survived by one sister, Wanita H. Lane of Turtlepoint, and many loving nephews, nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers: Al, Joe, and James "Grant" Miller and one sister: Louise Kazimer.

Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., 105 N. Main St, Port Allegany, and Monday from 10 -11AM at First Church of God, 140 S. Main St, Eldred. Funeral services will begin at 11:00 AM in the church with the Rev. James A. Kazimer, Pastor and the Rev. Daniel Manning, co-officiating. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Port Allegany.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Eldred First Church of God, P.O. Box 254, Eldred, PA 16731 or the McKean County SPCA, 80 Glenwood Ave., Bradford, PA 16701. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc, Port Allegany.