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Margaret Schwartz


Margaret Ann Schwartz, 79, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, January 30, at Longwood Manor Personal Care, Maytown.


She was born on December 3, 1934 in Hazleton, and was the daughter of the late George and Margaret Sisock Mehallo. 


She was a member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Middletown; she was a teacher’s aide at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic School for 8 years; was a graduate of Hazleton High School class of 1952; and she enjoyed cooking, playing bingo, and reading, but her greatest joy came from the love she received from her family, especially her grandchildren. 


 In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her loving husband Robert J. Schwartz.

 She is survived by her five children Patricia A. and husband Dennis Bonetti of Camp Hill, James Schwartz of Middletown, Mark and wife Gail Schwartz of Charleston, S.C., Lorie Ann and husband Michael Schnably of Honeybrook, and Kim M. and husband Ryan Johns of Marietta; two sisters Ethel Poproch, and Dolores Christopher; one brother George Mehallo; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

 Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, February 6, at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Corner of Race and Water Sts., Middletown. 

 Burial will be in Ft. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

 Viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, with the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7:30 p.m. and from 10 to 10:45 a.m. on Thursday at the Matinchek & Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Middletown. 

 Memorial contributions may be made to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110.

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