Imogene Louise States Pelton, 75, of Cambridge Springs passed away at Wesbury on May 22, 2018, after an illness of several years. Imogene was born on March 24, 1943, in Canoe Township, PA, the daughter of Carl States and Katherine Sutter States. She graduated from Marion Center High School in 1961, and then attended Nyack College. For many years she was the office manager of Coldwell Banker Realtors of Edinboro. She recently celebrated her 50th wedding anniversary with her husband, Ronald Scott Pelton, whom she married on August 26, 1967. She was an accomplished cook and gardener who enjoyed spending time with friends and family.
Imogene was preceded in death by her brother, Reverend Jerry States; her sister, Millie States; her brother, Glenn Sutter; and her brother, Bernard States.
In addition to her husband, Ronald Pelton she is survived by her son, Scott Thomas Pelton and his wife, Jess of Venango; her son, Wayne David Pelton and his wife, Natalie of Meadville; her grandson, Tyler Scott Pelton, whom she helped raise, of Venango; her grandson, Brody Samuel Pelton of Meadville; her grandson, Ryder Zolton Pelton of Meadville; her granddaughter, Ashley Nicole Slayton and her fiancé, Mike Steinberg of Cambridge Springs; her granddaughter, Kara Renee Clark and her husband, Michael of El Paso, TX; her brother, George States and his wife, Anita of Pensacola, FL; her brother, Carl Leroy States of Clearfield, PA; her sister, Dorothy States of Chambersburg, PA; and numerous nieces and nephews, including her niece, Stephanie Lucking of Pensacola, FL, with whom she was very close.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Saturday, May 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. with a funeral service to be held at 7 p.m. Interment will be in Erie Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to L’Arche of Erie, 3745 West 12th Street Erie, PA 16505.