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Mary Margaret "Mag" (Eckenrode) Boldizar

November 16, 1935 ~ May 26, 2018 (age 82)

Mary Margaret “Mag” Boldizar 82 Gallitzin died May 26, 2018 at Amber Hills, Ebensburg. Born Nov. 16, 1935 in Loretto the daughter of the late Robert and Rose (Olson) Eckenrode. Preceded in death by her husband George W. on Feb. 28, 2016 and brothers, William and James. Survived by her children; George (Karen) – Lititz, Rose (Bernard) Taddei – Gallitzin, Jeff – Gallitzin, Mark (Julie) – Lancaster and Julie Eastbourn – Coalport, grandchildren, Meredith (Tyler) Karg, Marissa, Adrianna, Jelana, Mikayla and Hope Boldizar and Janet Nyland and great-grandchildren Lucas, Nathan and Grace Karg. Sister of Robert (Flo) Eckenrode – Altoona, Rose Ann (Gene) Crum – FL and Kathryn (Robert) Crusciel – Gallitzin and numerous nieces and nephews and sister-in-law Janet Eckenrode – MD. Former member of the Democratic Club, Ladies Society at St. Mary Church. Organist and member of the choir for many years. Mag loved baking especially cloth pin and peach cookies, playing cards with her friends and reading. Member of St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin where Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 am Thursday the Rev. Albert Ledoux celebrant. Committal St. Mary Cemetery. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin, Pa 16641 where a vigil service will be held Wednesday afternoon. gibbonsfunerals.com

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