Margaret L. “Peg” Baranak
Margaret L. “Peg” Baranak, 87, of Philipsburg, PA died on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College, PA.
She was the daughter of the late Michael & Anna (Tribusky) Murnyak, born on August 10, 1926 in Clarence, PA. She married Stephen M. Baranak on May 29, 1954 in Clarence, PA; he preceded her in death on August 16, 2000.
She was a member of Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Philipsburg, where she was also a member of the church choir. Peg was a homemaker and enjoyed weaving rugs and singing.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by: three sisters, Adeline Elliott, Helen Mitchell and Caroline Perusek. She was the last of her generation.
Mrs. Baranak is survived by: a daughter Rosanna Sherick & her husband Harry of Endicott, NY; two sons, Steve Baranak of Philipsburg, PA and Matthew Baranak & his wife Wendy of Smithfield, VA. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Michael and Sara Sherick and Chase Baranak; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 27th at the Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Philipsburg, PA; with Rev. Joseph P. Staszewski, celebrant. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Clarence, PA.
Visitation will be on Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m at the Beezer-Heath Funeral Home in Philipsburg, PA.
Memorial Contributions may be made to:
Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging
PO Box 550
Clearfield, PA 16830
Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church
400 South 4th Street
Philipsburg, PA 16866
Friends may sign the guestbook at: beezerheathfh.com.