Clarabelle Blum, 81, a resident of the Warren Manor and formally of Sheffield, Pa., died on Thursday, February 21, 2013. She was born February 27, 1931 to the late Clarence and Lily Whitehill Brewster. She has resided in Sheffield for the past 25 years. She was a housewife, mother, and retired from Blair Corp. Her favorite pastime was playing bingo. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, greatgrand children, and the family pet Frit.

She is survived by her children: Rita Hawk of Clarendon, Pa.; Rhonda Williams of Sheffield, Pa.; and Royce Blum and wife Michelle of Ludlow, Pa.; one brother: Ray Brewster and wife Martha of Sheffield, Pa., four grandchildren: Rodney Littlefield and mate Melinda McLaughlin; Carey Williams and wife Amy; Jessica Asel and husband Matt; Jamie Blum and fiance Janet Hahn, one stepgrand daughter: Heidi Hedges and husband Keith, five greatgrandchildren: Justin Smith; Garret Littlefield; Kourtnee and Zachary Asel; Leah and Daphne Williams, one stepgreat granddaughter: Elyse Hedges.

In addition to her parents she was proceeded in death by her exhusband Charles Blum, a great grand daughter: Kaylea Littlefield, four brothers: Robert, Merle, Clarence, and Lloyd Brewster, four sisters: Leona Carnahan; Ruby Catlin; Betty Sager; and Flossie Charlesworth.

There will be no visitation or services per Clarabelle’s wishes. A gathering of family and friends will be held Sunday, February 24, 2013 at the Ludlow Fire Hall from 112.

Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to the Ludlow Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 238, Ludlow Pa., 16333. Email condolences may be sent by visiting

The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.