NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Connie L. Proffit, 63, of New Castle passed away unexpectedly Tuesday morning, February 25, 2020, in her residence.
Mrs. Proffit was born December 14, 1956, in New Castle, a daughter of Frank and Renelle (Kerr) Golba.
A lifelong area resident, she graduated from New Castle High School in 1974.
For nearly 30 years, Connie was employed as an office manager and bookkeeper at Aven Fire Systems, Inc., New Castle.
Connie was of the Catholic faith.
She was a member of The Elks, Lodge 69, of New Castle.
Connie loved spending her summers at Geneva on Lake and walking the shoreline of Lake Erie to collect beach glass. She also enjoyed going on cruises with her husband, Randy and spending time with her cats.
In addition to her parents, Connie is survived by her husband of 35 years, Randy Proffit, of New Castle, whom she married September 15, 1984; two brothers, Frank Golba of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Rick (Ted) Golba of Hawaii and a sister-in-law, Connie Proffit of New Castle.
Calling hours will be 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2020 in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 111 W. Falls Street, New Castle.
Funeral service will be immediately following visitation at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 28, in the funeral home, with Deacon John J. Carran, officiating.
A television tribute will air Thursday, February 27, at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.