Ella C. Tweedie of Harleysville
Ella C. Tweedie, 106, died on Monday, October 8th, in Harleysville, PA.
Ella is survived by her son, Harry Tweedie and his wife, Mary Tweedie, of Souderton, PA; three grandchildren; Andrea Tweedie of West Chester, PA, Alison Tweedie (and Peter Syre) of Denver, Colorado, Alex Tweedie (and Tracy Tweedie) of Collegeville, PA; and five great grandchildren. Ella is also survived by her sister, Virginia Rumford, of Harleysville, PA.
Ella was born in Conshohocken, PA on Aug. 20, 1912, one of seven children of William and Elizabeth (Hastings) Cory. She graduated from Norristown High School, attended West Chester University, then owned her own Beauty Salon in Norristown for over 30 years.
Ella was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Harry D. Tweedie Sr. Together they travelled to Europe, South America and Central America, and throughout the United States.
Ella was a member, elder and deacon of Central Presbyterian Church in Norristown, PA.
Honoring her wishes, the service and burial will be private.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Peter Becker Community, 800 Maple Avenue, Harleysville, PA 19438.