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May 6, 2014

Margaret H. Davison

VINCO — DAVISON – Margaret H. “Peg,” 92, Vinco, formerly of Parkhill, went to be with the Lord May 5, 2014, at Golden Living Center. Born July 26, 1921, in Marcus Hook, Pa., daughter of Samuel and Edith (Hodgson) Cordingley. Preceded in death by parents; first husband, 1st Sgt. E.F. “Dink” Leamer, U.S. Marine Corps, retired; and second husband, William Davison. Survived by her loving children, Edith E., wife of James F. Vivis, Jackson Township; V. Ruth, wife of Bernard Lenhart, Myersville, Md.; and David S. Davison, Parkhill; stepchildren, Mary Ann, William, Cathy Bitman and Alice Davison, Johnstown; grandchildren, Richard (Carly) and Charles Ullery; Kevin (Teresa) Lenhart; Robyn (Chris) Kanode; Heather Champion; and David Jr., Samantha, Michael and Macey Davison; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Laura Spayd, Douglasville, Pa.; brother, Samuel (Lillian) Cordingley, Florida; and numerous nieces and nephews. Peg was a graduate of Marcus Hook High School and Chester Hospital School of Nursing. She was a lieutenant (jg) U.S. Navy veteran serving during World War II on Parris Island, S.C. Peg retired from Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital after 15 years of service as a registered nurse and then went private duty. She was a volunteer in the ASU Department at the former Lee Hospital. Peg enjoyed camping for 10 years at Prince Gallitzin State Park. Peg loved reading and crocheting afghans. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Friday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, the Rev. John Weaver, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, with military rites conducted by Menoher Post 155 VFW Ritual Team. The family suggests contributions be directed to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kan. 66675, or to a charity of one’s choice in memory of Margaret. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.

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