Margaret Ruth McCabe SchenectadyMargaret Ruth McCabe, 99, formerly of Scotia and Boyton Beach, FL, died Friday, March 21st at her home in Schenectady. Born and educated in Schenectady, Margaret was the daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Cox) McDermott. A retiree of the General Electric Company after 10 years of service, Margaret also had worked for Dr. Defoe and Dr. Stamp for several years. A communicant of both St. John the Evangelist Church and St. Paul's Church, Margaret was a member of the Nation Council of Catholic Women. Predeceased in 2000 by her husband of 58 years, Frank McCabe, she was also predeceased in 2013 by her son, Charles McCabe, and by her siblings, John McDermott, Ann Nichols, Eileen Harrigan, Katherine Griffin and Mary Herzog. Margaret is survived by her grandson, Stephen McCabe of Schenectady; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held on Monday, March 24th at 9 a.m. at Bond Funeral Home, Broadway & Guilderland Ave., Schenectady, NY followed at 9:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 802 Union Street, Schenectady, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. A visitation will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. at the funeral home prior to services. Interment in Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either St. John the Evangelist Church or to St. Paul the Apostle Church in Schenectady. Online condolences at www.bondfuneralhome.com.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Mar. 22, 2014