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Obituary for Margaret Hostacky (Gaydosh)

Margaret (Gaydosh) Hostacky, 93 of Indiana, died Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Communities At Indian Haven, Indiana. Born in Idamar, April 7, 1924, she was a daughter of the late, Andy Gaydosh and Mary (Popik) Gaydosh. She was also the widow of Peter Hostacky who died February 26, 1991. They were married November 21, 1980 and had celebrated 10 years of marriage prior to his death.
Margaret attended the former Commodore School. Her first job was at the Van Heusen Shirt Factory in Barnesboro. She later traveled to Lakewood, OH where she worked as a secretary for many years at the Union Carbide Company.
She was a faithful church goer who had a strong relationship with God. Margaret was a member of Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church, Indiana. She also liked to travel and fondly remembered the trips she made with her sister and brother-in-law to places like Egypt, the Vatican, Atlantic City and Las Vegas. Among other things, Margaret liked to work in her flower gardens. She will be remembered as having been a fashionable dresser who was always quite stylish.
She is survived by her siblings: Betty Bochar, Indiana; Andy Gaydosh (Sally), Twinsburg, OH; John Gaydosh (Lena), Clymer and Edward Gaydosh, Commodore. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Helen Gaydosh, Indiana as well as many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Margaret was preceded in death by the following brothers and sisters: Mary Macek, Joseph Gaydosh, Verna Van Wert, Rosella Federinko, Ann Likovek and Mike Gaydosh. Others proceeding in death include: brother-in-law, John Bochar; sister-in-law, Patricia Gaydosh and brother-in-law, George Van Wert.
Friends will be received Sunday, March 4th from 4 – 6 PM at the Rairigh-Bence Funeral Home, Clymer. A Parastas Service will be held Sunday afternoon at 5 PM at the funeral home. Her funeral service will be held at 10 AM Monday, March 5th at Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church with the Very Rev. Archpriest, George Mitchell. Burial will be at St. Michael Orthodox Greek Catholic Cemetery, Clymer.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Christ Our Savior Orthodox Church, 6221 Tanoma Rd., Indiana, PA 15701.
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965 Philadelphia St
Indiana, PA 15701-3935
Email: rairighfd@gmail.com
724-349-2000 Rairigh - Bence Funeral Home, Inc. of Indiana
965 Philadelphia St
Indiana, PA 15701-3935
Email: rairighfd@gmail.com