Margaret E. Smith

Margaret E. Smith, 92, Altoona, formerly of Second Street, Juniata, died Wednesday at Epworth Manor, Tyrone.

She was born in Juniata, daughter of Roxie Dale.

Surviving are her friends: Dorie, Steve, Julie, Jason, Kerri and Dennis Burtnette and Jennifer Cox, all of whom will remember her as “Aunt Margaret.”

She was preceded in death by her friend, Rhonda Burtnette.

Margaret was a graduate of Altoona High School and had been employed as a nurse’s aide at Cleveland Hospital. She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church, Juniata, now Juniata United Methodist Church, where she served as a Sunday school teacher and sang in the choir.

Margaret enjoyed gardening and reading.

Friends will be received from 1 until the 2 p.m. funeral service Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., Juniata, the Rev. Brent Salsgiver officiating. Interment will be at Grandview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Juniata United Methodist Church.