Margaret L. “Peggy” McAdams Grdgon, 62, of Blairsville, PA died on Saturday, September 20, 2003 in the Latrobe Area Hospital, Latrobe, PA.
A daughter of Clarence W. and Arabella Mae Settlemire McAdams, she was born July 20, 1941 in Johnstown, PA.
Mrs. Grdgon worked as a licensed practical nurse at the VA Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA for 17 years, retiring in 2002.
Surviving are her husband, Joseph P. Grdgon to whom she married August 1, 1975; three sons, Richard T. “Bo” Elliott Jr., Blairsville, PA; Lawrence E. Elliott, Milwaukee, WI; James A. McAdams, Blairsville, PA; a daughter, Kim Shacreaw, Blairsville, PA; three stepsons, Daniel Grdgon, St. Petersburg, FL; John K. Grdgon, Santa Cruz, CA; Joseph L. Grdgon, Hobart, Indiana; a stepdaughter, Kathleen Cozmonoff and her husband, Kenneth, Portage, Indiana; seven grandchildren; eight sisters, Mary Catherine “Pudge” Settlemire, Hawaii; Pat Reed and her husband, Dick, California; Theresa Dunmire and her husband, Harold, Blairsville, PA; Jackie Reed and her husband, Bill, Indiana, PA; Linda Cushman and her husband, Danny, California; Yvonne Permako and her husband, Gary, California; Dorothy “Jeannie” Meyer and her friend, Ryan, Hawaii and Debbie Bennett and her husband, Joe, California.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Clarence W. “Sonny” McAdams Jr.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. at the Shoemaker Funeral Home, Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville, PA. Services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in the funeral home.
Interment will be in the Blairsville Cemetery, Blairsville, PA.
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