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Margaret Ann (Powell) Ross Berry

November 15, 1936 ~ December 21, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Margaret Ross Berry Obituary

Margaret Ann Ross Berry, 87, of North Strabane Twp., passed away peacefully, Thursday, December 21, 2023, in her home with her family at her side.

She was born November 15, 1936, in Eighty Four, a daughter of the late William and Marie Fischer Powell.

Peggy was a member of the Chartiers Hill U. P. Church.

For 25 years, she owned and operated Maggie’s Pub in Washington where she was considered a mentor by many employees and W&J students.

She enjoyed baking, farming and spending time with her family.

On April 9, 1952, she married Donald Robert Ross who died July 3, 1973.  On July 1, 1978, she married Robert Berry who died March 11, 2021.

Surviving are five children, Beverly Ross, Donald Robert Ross Jr. (Kathy), Barry Ross (Janet) and William Ross (GeeGee) and Rebecca Ross all of North Strabane Twp.; a stepdaughter, Michelle Lane (Mike) of Rochester Hills, MI; four brothers, Donald Powell (Claire), Edward Powell (Linda), Howard Powell (Kelly) and Bill Powell (Ann); a sister, Beverly Campbell; 14 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Deceased in addition to her spouses and parents are three sisters, Elsie Dickson, Jane Schussler and Mary Lou Schurr; and five brothers, Tom, George, Jack, Jim and Dick Powell.

Friends will be received from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 Wednesday in the McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd., Robert K. McIlvaine, 27 Cherry Ave., Houston, PA 15342.   Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 28, 2023, in Chartiers Hill U.P. Church, 2230 Washington Rd., Canonsburg, PA 15317 with Rev. Peggy Shannon officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

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December 27, 2023

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd.
27 Cherry Ave.
Houston, PA 15342

December 27, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd.
27 Cherry Ave.
Houston, PA 15342

Funeral Service
December 28, 2023

11:00 AM
Chartiers Hill U.P. Church
2230 Washington Rd.
Canonsburg, PA 15317


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