Mrs. Celesta S. Andress, 74, wife of William Andress, 503 Thomas St., died at 8:30 p.m. yesterday in General Hospital.
She had been ill the past three months. She was a daughter of the late Oliver and Maria Siptroth, Jackson Township and a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Stroudsburg.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Dunkleberger and Westbrook funeral home with Rev. P.N. Wohlsen officiating. Interment will be made in Stroudsburg Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday after 7 p.m.
Surviving are her husband; five daughters, Mrs. Clarence Pugh, Mrs. Ralph Schierer and Mrs. Forrest Snyder, all of East Stroudsburg; Mrs. Elwood Batchler and Mrs. Lawrence Hilliard of Stroudsburg; four sons, Richard, John, and Albert, all of Stroudsburg and Joseph of East Stroudsburg; Two sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Weber, Stroudsburg and Mrs. Clarence Andress, East Stroudsburg; three brothers, Earl Siptroth, and Irvin Siptroth, East Stroudsburg and Enos Siptroth, Emmaus; 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.