BECCARIA -- Margaret G. Temchack, 96, passed from this earth on Saturday, May 27, 2017.
Born April 30, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Andrew T. and Catherine (Gresek) Popyack. A graduate from BCI High School class of 1939, Margaret married John Temchack June 1, 1940 and he preceded her in death on March 26, 1997. Together, they raised four daughters: Mrs. Jay (Patricia) Rinebolt of Saxonburg; Josephine Heisler of Edison, NJ; Mrs. Edward (Marion) Dlugosh of Larksville; and Mrs. Robert (Theresa) Dombrosky of Smithmill. Also surviving are nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
From a family of 10, Margaret is survived by one sister, Catherine Hart of Newcomerstown, OH, and two brothers, Edward (Dorothy Ann) of New Stanton and Francis (Henrietta) of Murraysville, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by four brothers: Martin, Joseph, Andrew, and Leonard; and three sisters: Mary Varnovich, Ann Welch, and Irene Solensky.
Margaret was a member of the Holy Trinity Church, Ramey, and the former Holy Trinity Rosary Society. She was a former PTA president at the Janesville Elementary School and former president and lifetime member of the Stephen Kandrach Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6321 Ladies Auxiliary.
She was an avid traveler, enjoyed playing bingo, and loved following Pittsburgh sports and Penn State football.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 31 from 4-7 p.m. and Thursday, June 1 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Kruise-Spewock Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., Ramey. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 AM Thursday, June 1 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Ramey, with Rev. Zab Amar officiating. Interment will follow at St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Orthodox cemetery, Beulah.
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