Margaret M ( Stout ) Schenk-Colaianni, Ebensburg, 96, died on Jan. 28, 2012, at Cambria Care Center.
Born Sept. 4, 1915, in Ebensburg, she was the daughter of Frank and Margaret ( Kirsch ) Stout. She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband, Fred Schenk, second husband, Matt Colaianni, and brothers and sisters, George, Gerald, Lewis, Ollie, Francis, Reginald, Alean, Marcelline, and Dorothy.
She is survived by her children, Eugene V. Schenk, Gwen Vargo and Gladys Hallett; 11 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren. She is allso survived by a special nephew, Leonard Stout, of Buffalo, N.Y., and ( pen pal ) Louise V. Riker, of Hagerstown, Md.
At Margaret’s request, there will be no public viewing. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at10:30 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at Holy Name Catholic Church, Ebensburg, Pa., with Monsignor Arnold L. Gaus officiating. Burial will be at Committal Holy Name Cemetery, Ebensburg. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society in Margaret’s memory. Funeral arrangements by the Matevish and Matevish Funeral Home, Ebensburg.