Carolyn C. Layton

Carolyn C. Layton

FISHERSVILLE — Carolyn Diane Clifford Layton, 68, wife of Robert W. Layton, of 32 Spottswood Drive, Milton, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at the home of her daughter in Fishersville where she made her home for the past 10 months.

Mrs. Layton was born in Morristown, New Jersey, on Nov. 14, 1950, the daughter of the late Arthur R. and Anna Adele (Cole) Clifford.

Carolyn was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Milton, and was a graduate of Lycoming College in Williamsport, where she was a cheerleader. She was an elementary school teacher in the Milton Area School District and retired after 33 years. Carolyn was a devoted and loving daughter, wife, mother, and grandmother. 

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Layton was preceded in death by a brother, Robert A. Clifford.

Surviving in addition to her husband of 45 years, is a son, Brian R. Layton of Great Barrington, Massachusetts; a daughter, Kimberly L. Moffett and her husband Julian Jr.; four grandchildren, Trey, Ella, Layton and Evelyn Moffett; and a sister-in-law, Jeanne Worley and her husband John.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory in Staunton.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Milton.

In lieu of flowers, it is suggested those desiring make memorial contributions to First Presbyterian Church of Milton, 47 Walnut St., Milton, PA 17847 or Janet Weis Children’s Hospital, 100 N. Academy Ave., Danville, PA 17822.

Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive, Staunton, is in charge of her arrangements.

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