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97, of Moon Twp., passed away on June 23, 2011. Born June 1, 1914 the daughter of the late Charles and Mable Knapp. Very active member of Sharon Community Presbyterian Church in Moon Twp., where she was a Sunday school teacher and a member of Willing Workers. She was a model in the 1930s for Kaufmann's department store where she was also a book keeper. She worked her last modeling shoot at the age of 95 for the Picture People. She loved music and playing the violin, was a wonderful cook, produced two plays for Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and she was a seamstress making her own clothes. She was preceded in death by her husband William McCausland in 1991, and eight brothers and sisters, Andrew, Charles, William, Melvin, Robert Knapp, and Dorothy Fehl, Florence Zak, and Betty Hellmann. She is survived by her two sons, William (Elaine) McCausland, Bethel Park; and Dale Robert McCausland, Manhattan, NY; two Grandsons: Jeffrey and Christopher McCausland; and a sister, Marietta Perino, CA. Friends will be received on Saturday 9:30 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 10 a.m. in HUNTSMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES OF MOON TWP., 1522 Coraopolis Hts. Rd. Private Interment will follow in Chartiers Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Sharon Community Presbyterian Church, 522 Carnot Rd. Moon Twp., PA 15108.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from June 30 to July 1, 2011
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