Margaretta Churchman

Margaretta Macey Churchman, of Steubenville OH, passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Wyngate Senior Living Community.

She was born March 25, 1923 in Empire, Ohio, daughter of the late William and Helen Danchak Macey.

On June 10, 2008, Margaretta was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin C. Churchman, whom she married February 4, 1951. She was also preceded in death by four sisters, Ann Kelps, Helen McCann, Katherine Shanahan and Mary L. Rodak and three brothers, John, Michael and George Macey.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church of Weirton. In addition to many volunteer hours working for various organizations through the years, Margaretta served as President of the Woman’s Advisory Board of the former Ohio Valley Hospital and as a trustee for the hospitals board of trustees.

Surviving are her brother, William W. Macey Jr., of Weirton and nephew Gerald Macey of Toronto.

Friends will be received on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton where Parastas services will be held at 7 p.m.

Final blessing services will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home followed by a 10 a.m. funeral liturgy at St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 3116 Elm St., Weirton, with the Rev. Father Vasyl Symyon officiating.

Interment will follow in Franklin Cemetery, Wellsburg, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 3116 Elm St., Weirton, WV 26062.