Located at:  1683 Mars Hill Road

Mailing Address:  738 First Street

Sutersville, PA 15083-1038


Joan A. Bierbower

Born July 25, 1936  •  Went to be with our Lord on Saturday, April 22, 2017

Joan A. (Koter) Bierbower, 80, of Lowber, formerly of North Huntingdon, has gone home to meet her Lord and to be reunited with the love of her life her late husband, William E. Bierbower, Saturday April 22, 2017 at her home. She was born July 25, 1936, in McCullough a daughter of the late August and Mary (Kladnick) Koter. She was a member of The Church, in Sutersville.

In addition to her parents and husband she is preceded in death by a son William Bierbower and sisters and brothers-in-law Ruth (Robert) Elder, Dorothy (William) McChesney and Catherine Baloh. Surviving are five children, Debra Devey and her fiancée Tom Mueseler, of West Virginia, Dennis Bierbower and his wife, Kathy, of North Huntingdon, Korin Paul and her husband, Rick, of Lowber, Karen Booley and her husband, Pat, of Norvelt, Rebecca Stouffer and her husband, Jim, of Norvelt, daughter-in-law Chris Bierbower, of Rector; brother-in-law Charles Baloh; 21 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren some who called her G.G. and some called her Granny; last but not least Joan had a very dear companion Zack, her Chihuahua of 10 years and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Tuesday 2 to 8 p.m. at The Church 1683 Mars Hill Road Sutersville, PA 15083. A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at The Church, Sutersville. Interment will follow in the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. Entrusted with the arrangements is the Ott Funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. To send online condolences, please visit

Published in Greensburg Tribune Review from Apr. 24 to Apr. 27, 2017