Margaret E. Fletcher, 77

DEC. 31, 1933-MARCH 29, 2011

March 30, 2011

Margaret Elizabeth Fletcher, 77, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at the Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, Pa.

Born Dec. 31, 1933, in Fulton County, Belfast Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Lee and Effie Taylor Funk and the widow of the late Vearl D. Fletcher who died Dec. 13, 2009.

She was a graduate of Warfordsburg High School and a member of the Pleasant Grove Christian Church and the Ladies Aid of the Pleasant Grove Christian Church.

She was employed with the Fulton County Housing Authority, where she was the director for the U.S.  Department of Housing and Urban Development.

She is survived by three daughters, Barbara J. Weller and husband, Stephen, of McConnellsburg, Cathy L. Albright and husband, Dennis, of Carlisle, Pa., Rita G. Stapelton and husband, Timothy, of Great Cacapon, W.Va.; three sons, Bryan Vearl Fletcher and wife, Debbie, of Harrisonville, Pa., Stuart K. Fletcher and wife, Cheryl, of McConnellsburg, Pa., and Eric K. Fletcher of Warfordsburg; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Lee Funk; two sisters, Leona Weeks and Marjorie DeHart.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 2, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Christian Church, 3013 Pleasant Grove Road, Warfordsburg. The Rev. Denver Plessinger will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m.

The family requests memorial contributions may be made to the Pleasant Grove Christian Church, 3013 Pleasant Grove Road, Warfordsburg, PA 17267.

Arrangements are being handled by Grove Funeral Home, Hancock.

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