Margaret Rooney Stroh, 91, of 109 Bloom Street, Danville, PA, passed away
peacefully on December 13, 2013 at Nottingham Village Nursing Center,
Northumberland, PA. She was born on November 25, 1922 in Danville, the
daughter of the late Francis and Anne Brady Rooney.
Margaret was married to the late Henry J. Stroh for 61years who preceded her
in death on January 22, 2013.
was a graduate of Danville High School. She was previously employed at the
Kennedy Van Saun Corp., the MW Manufacturing Corp., and retired from the
Danville Tax Office in 1987.
Margaret was devoted to her family and loved to support others in need,
especially the St. Labre Native American community and foreign missions. She
lived near St. Joseph Catholic Church so she could attend Mass daily.
was an accomplished seamstress who could make anything from curtains and
upholstery to church vestments, coats and wedding gowns. She was an active
volunteer for the American Red Cross and Maria Hall Retirement and Nursing
Center for more than 20 years.
Margaret is survived by her daughter, Paula Couchara and husband Sam of
Glenside, PA; grandsons, Sam (Alexandra) of Bethlehem, PA, Jacob of
Fairbanks, AK, Stephen (Georgeann) of Yorba Linda, CA, Austin (Michelle) of
Carrollton, TX and Andrew of Washington, DC; and great-grandchildren, Corbin
and Abigail. She was preceded in death by her son, Richard on October 27,
2013, and her siblings Catherine Coakley, Paul Rooney, Ann Reisig, and
family is very appreciative of the extraordinary quality and loving care
that was provided to Margaret and Henry during their final years by the
staff of Heather Court and the Nursing Center at Nottingham Village in
of Christian burial will be held Friday, December 20, at 11:00 am at St.
Joseph Catholic Church, 18 Center St., Danville, PA. Friends will be
received from 9:00 am at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc., 10 West Mahoning
Street, Danville, PA. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery,
Danville, PA. Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic
Church, 18 Center St., Danville, PA.