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Polly J. Farbo, 46

August 1, 2013

Polly J. Farbo, 46, Punxsutawney, died surrounded by her family and friends after a lengthy battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 31, 2013.

She was born on April 2, 1967, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of Harry E. and Shirley O. (Shumaker) Caylor.

On Sept. 22, 1990, she married Douglas A. Farbo, who survives.

She was a member of the First Church of God of Punxsutawney.

She was a graduate of the Punxsutawney Area High School Class of 1985.

She worked as an insurance agent for the Shields Insurance Agency in Punxsutawney.

She loved scrapbooking, shopping, the beach, camping and spending time with family and friends.

She was an inspiration to everybody.

In addition to her husband and parents, she is survived by a son, Derek A. Farbo; a brother, Dennis Caylor and wife Sharon; a sister, Sue Gleason and husband Lou; a brother, James Caylor and wife Karen; a sister, Lisa Fye and husband Pete; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today, and also from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at the Punxsutawney First Church of God with Pastor Greg Smith officiating.

Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Punxsutawney.

Memorial contributions, in memory of Polly, may be made to the First Church of God of Punxsutawney or to the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.deeleyfuneralhome.com.

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