Margaret A. Schrader, 94

December 02, 2008

MAY 23, 1914-NOV. 30, 2008

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Margaret A. Schrader, 94, of Chambersburg, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008, at her home.

Born May 23, 1914, in Johnstown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Raymond Freiwald and Edith Ludwig Freiwald.

Her husband, Alexander Schrader, died Nov. 16, 2004. They were married Sept. 3, 1934.

She was a graduate of Johnstown Catholic High School.

She was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Chambersburg.

She was a member of Golden Age Club.

She is survived by two daughters, Edwarda Luther of Chambersburg and Margaret Benson of Washington Township, Mich.; four siblings, William Schrader of Johnstown, Eda Mae Croyle of Cowansburg, Pa., Edwarda Bagwell of Norfolk, Va., and Joann Curley of Johnstown; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter and Raymond Freiwald.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday at 10 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Chambersburg. The Rev. James R. O'Brien will officiate. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in South Fork (Pa.) Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent DePaul Society, 320 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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