Born in Warfordsburg, she was a daughter of the late John E and Lucy Mills Mann and a step-daughter to the late Mathiel Mann.
She worked as a sewing machine operator for local garment factories and last worked for the former Boltz Kitting Mill, Pottsville.
Loretta enjoyed nature, feeding the birds and squirrels, and watching the seasons change.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years John Verbash in 2010; a son Jeffery Verbash; in 2014, and a daughter in law Marlene Verbash; in 2012; 2 infant sisters; Mary Ellen and Bessie May Mann; sisters Hazel Fawcett and Rose Hill.
Loretta is survived by two sons; John and Douglas Verbash; grandchildren; Pam and Frank Pritz; Josh Setlock and Troy Marhon; great-grandchildren Olyvia Rohr and Nathan Verbash; a sister Kathryn Shatzer; a brother Charles “Sonny” Mann; nieces and nephews.
As per Loretta wishes, services will private and at the convenience of the family.