Margaret F. Prokay

Margaret F. Prokay, 82, Marchand, died Monday, December 21, 2015, at home.

She was born November 16, 1933, in Marchand, a daughter of the late Gladys (Wells) and Blake Wineberg.

On June 4, 1960, she married Joseph Prokay, who preceded her in death on April 8, 2008.

She was a member of the Marchand United Methodist Church.

Margaret was a graduate of the IUP School of Nursing.

She enjoyed crafts, traveling, reading, her grandkids, and her two great granddaughters.

She was a member of the Indiana Hospital Nurses Alumni Association.

Surviving relatives include four children, daughter Shirley Whalen and husband Greg of San Marcos, CA, daughter Sandra Roth and husband Jeff of Strongsville, OH, son Michael Prokay and wife Keri of Tigard, OR, and daughter Sharon Lilley and husband David of Myersville, MD; nine grandchildren, Travis and Tiffany, Bryant, Nick, Samantha and husband Justin, Zach, Troy, Julianne, Jaret, and Kaley; two great granddaughters, Cali and Emma; and a sister Marian Kirkland of Marchand, PA.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Saturday, December 26, 2015 at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, December 27, 2015, at the funeral home with Reverend Douglas Dyson officiating.

Interment will be in Marchand Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Mrs. Prokay, to the March United Methodist Church.

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Obituary compiled by Deeley Funeral Home.

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