BLOOMSBURG — Matilda Kathryn Fabian, 15, of Bloomsburg, passed away in her sleep peacefully, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at her home in Bloomsburg.
Matilda was born Tuesday, March 4, 2003, in Bloomsburg, a daughter of Mary Kay (Snyder) Fabian and Howard James Fabian, both of Bloomsburg. She was a lifelong resident of Bloomsburg.
As a Bloomsburg High School student, Matilda was active in cheerleading and Kindness Club and was a former swimmer and field hockey player. She loved spending time with her family and friends and was known for her kindness and infectious smile.
Surviving, in addition to her parents, are her maternal grandmother, Susan N. Snyder, of Coal Township; and her paternal grandmother, June O. Fabian, of Shamokin.
Matilda was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Thomas M. Snyder; and her paternal grandfather, Howard F. Fabian.
FABIAN — Matilda Kathryn Fabian, 15, of Bloomsburg. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family at the Allen Funeral Home Inc., 745 Market St., at Eighth Street, Bloomsburg, with her great-uncle, the Rev. Chester Snyder, of St. Joseph Catholic Parish, Mechanicsburg, officiating. A graveside committal service will immediately follow in All Saints Cemetery, Elysburg. The Allen Funeral Home Inc. is honored to be serving the Fabian family. Friends and family wishing to send a memorial gift, share a personal memory or offer condolences to the family, a memorial tribute page in Matilda’s honor and a sympathy store are available at www.AllenFuneralHome.com.