The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 11, 2012

Margaret Mary Ribblett

The Tribune-Democrat

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — RIBBLETT – Margaret Mary, 83, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord Oct. 10, 2012, at her daughter’s residence. Born June 27, 1929, in Nottingham, England, daughter of Henry and Annie E. (Roberts) Marshall. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Dennis and Donald; and husband, Bruce E. Ribblett Jr. Survived by loving children, Brian E. (Pensri) Ribblett Sr., Hampton, Va.; Cheryl A. (Hamid) Shirzad, Orlando, Fla.; Susan M. (Jody) Zabala, Richland Township; and Stuart E. Ribblett, Houma, La.; grandchildren, Brian, Brett, Robert, Daniel, Adam, Kate, Conner, and Sarah; great-grandchildren, Becca, Samantha, Brian, and Alyvia; and several nieces and nephews. Margaret came to the United States on Oct. 17, 1951, as a war bride. She retired from Arbutus Park Manor, where she was employed in the dietary department. Margaret enjoyed traveling, cooking, singing and spending time with her dogs. She loved spending time with her entire family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. At Margaret’s request, there will be no public viewing. Private entombment will be held at the convenience of the family at Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. The family is being served by Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. The family suggests contributions be directed to the Humane Society of Cambria County, 743 Galleria Drive, Johnstown, Pa. 15904, in memory of Margaret. Online condolences may be posted to

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