Margaret H. Waite

February 24, 2014

Waite, Margaret Obituary

Margaret H. Waite, 90, of Cromwell Street, Orbisonia, PA died Monday afternoon, February 24, 2014 at J. C. Blair Hospital, Huntingdon, PA.

 

Born March 24, 1923 at Shade Gap, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clarence J. and Hettie (Gamble) Hess.  She was married to Clair E. Waite on September 9, 1939 at Hagerstown, MD.  Mr. Waite preceded in death on October 15, 1988.

 

She is survived by one daughter, Brenda Ann Hanna, Shirleysburg, PA and a grandson, John Seitz, Manheim, PA.  There are three great grandchildren: Steffanie, Alecia, and Nikolas Seitz.

 

Two sisters and three brothers are deceased: Ethel Coons, Mary Kegerreis, Clarence Hess, Donald Hess and an infant brother, Benjamin Hess.

 

Mrs. Waite was a member of the Rockhill Church of the Brethren where she was a deaconess and a Sunday school teacher for 64 years.

 

She retired in 1985 from the Shirley Home for the Aged, Shirleysburg, PA after 21 and a half years service and she also volunteered there for 15 years.

 

She was a member of the Shirleysburg Heritage Association and the Three Springs Senior Citizens.

 

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA with Rev. Tim Miller officiating.  Interment will be at Saltillo Cemetery, Saltillo, PA.  Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Sunday.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be to the Rockhill Church of the Brethren, P. O. Box 39, Rockhill Furnace, PA 17249 or to the Shirley Home for the Aged, 17050 Country View Lane,  Shirleysburg, PA  17050.





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March 2, 2014
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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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Interment
Saltillo Cemetery

Saltillo, PA 17253


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