SVENCER – Margaret M. “Margie,” 70, East Taylor Township, passed away Oct. 7, 2008, at the Presbyterian Home, Johnstown. She was born Nov. 17, 1937, in Blandsburg, daughter of Anthony and Margaret (Bruno) Sebeste. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Michael “Mack” Svencer; sister, Dorothy Mesnak; and a brother, Anthony “Tony” Sebeste Jr. She is survived by her loving children, Sven and Theresa Svencer, both of East Taylor Township; sisters, Helen Graham, East Conemaugh; Mary, wife of George Petree, Hooversville; Delores, wife of Gaylen Hoehne, Hackensack, Minn.; Barbar, wife of Robert Mento, Cresson; and Elizabeth “Lizzy,” wife of Carl Michaels, Ehrenfeld; also in-laws, nieces and nephews. Margie was employed for 50 years at Coney Island Lunch, Johnstown. She was a member of St. John Gualbert Cathedral. Friends will be received from 9 a.m. until time of prayer service at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, the Rev. Father Chuck Bridges. Private interment will be at Headricks Union Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions may be directed to the family in memory of Margie.
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