RIP Our life member - Susie Bailey
February 13, 2018

Janice “Susie” Bailey, 78, of Parkesburg passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Jennersville Regional Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late William Bailey with whom she shared 36 years of marriage.

Born January 28, 1940, in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Leroy “Pete” Klingler and Edna (Fisher) Thomas. She was a member of the first graduating class of Octorara High School in 1957.

Susie was a longtime member of Parkesburg United Methodist Church holding various positions within the church including being the Lay Leader. She was also a life member at both the Keystone Valley Fire Department and Parkesburg VFW in addition to serving at the Octorara Area Food Cupboard. She was employed at the local courthouse as a clerk for much of her life.

She is survived by two children; William A. Bailey II and wife Linda of Lancaster, Lisa Smith and husband Christopher of Parkesburg, and four grandchildren which include; Ford Smith, Shelby Smith, Madison Bailey, and William Bailey III.

The Family will hold visitation hours at Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St., Parkesburg on Thursday, February 15, 2018, from 6 to 8 PM.

The Funeral Service will then take place at Parkesburg United Methodist Church, 411 Main St, Parkesburg, on Friday, February 16, 2018, with a visitation from 9:30 until 11 AM.

Interment will directly follow the Funeral Service and will take place Penningtonville Presbyterian Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to the Parkesburg United Methodist Church or the Keystone Valley Fire Department.

Funeral Services have been entrusted to the Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg. Online Condolences can be posted at

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