Margaret Timchak

November 18, 2019 ~ July 18, 2019


Margaret A. Timchak, 87, a guest of Windy Hill Village of the Presbyterian, Philipsburg, died Thursday July 18, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born November 13, 1931 in Osceola Mills, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Edna (Kephart) Walstrom.

Margaret was employed at JBC Sewing Factory in Madera and retired from General Cigar Factory in Philipsburg.

She enjoyed camping, fishing and tending to her garden.

Margaret was married to Gerald Timchak, who preceded her in death on December 14, 1990.

Surviving is a son Gerald Timchak and a daughter Nancy (John) Knowles, both of Philipsburg.

Also surviving are two grandchildren; Kim and Carrie Knowels,: two  great grandchildren, Brendan Roach and Kailey Anderson; and a sister Shirley Clark.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; husband; four brothers; Harold, Alvin, Benjamin and Kenney Walstrom.

In accordance with her wishes, there will be no visitation or service.

The Birger A Freeberg Funeral Home Inc., Houtzdale is in charge of the arrangements.

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