Margaret "Peg" Farrell

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Margaret "Peg" Farrell, 89, of Pottsville, formerly of Minersville, passed away on Monday at Reading Hospital.

Born in Duncott, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna Evanchi Malenich.

She was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Church, Minersville.

Peg was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, John F. "Jack" Farrell, in 2010; six sisters, Julia MacCready, Mary Witters, Anna Feeser, Bertha Lipsett, Irene Scholato and Victoria LaPlaca; two brothers, Michael and John Malenich.

She is survived by a son, John "Jack" Farrell (spouse, Betsy), Pottsville; three grandchildren, Timothy Farrell (spouse, Kim), Jaclyn Purcell (spouse, Michael) and Kaitlin Hall (spouse, Alan); five great-grandchildren, Cody Farrell, Sophie, Jack and Ellie Purcell, Ethan Hall; a sister, Helen Kosinski, Minersville; a brother, George Malenich, Pottsville; nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Michael the Archangel Church, 541 Sunbury St., Minersville. Relatives and friends may call at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass on Friday. Interment will be in St. Vincent de Paul No. 2 Cemetery, Branch Township. Donations can be made to St. Michael Church Memorial Fund. Dutcavich Funeral Home has charge. Visit

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Published in Republican & Herald on Mar. 7, 2018