Margaret R. McCusker

NEW MIDDLETOWN Margaret R. McCusker, 86, died Thursday at Masternick Memorial Health Care Center surrounded by her family.

She was born Aug. 3, 1926 in Struthers, a daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (Henderson) Millard.

She is survived by two daughters, Charlotte (Don) Allen of South Range, and Cynthia (Vince) Chaszeyka of New Middletown; a son, William (Gayle) McCusker II; nine grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren, with one on the way.

She was preceded in death by her husband William McCusker Sr.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at North Lima Mennonite Church with the Rev. Bob Wengerd officiating.

The family suggests memorial tributes to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142 in her name.

The Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Family and friends are invited to visit to sign the online guest registry or to send private condolences.