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Margaret (Eland) Truchan

Born: Wed., Aug. 19, 1936
Died: Sat., Nov. 23, 2013


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Tue., Nov. 26, 2013
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Nov. 26, 2013
Location: Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM Wed., Nov. 27, 2013
Location: Ave Maria Parish

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Margaret “Peggy” Ann Eland Truchan, 77, of Bentleyville, Gibson, died unexpectedly Saturday, November 23, 2013 in the emergency department of the Canonsburg General Hospital.

She was born August 19, 1936 in California, a daughter of Norman Ray Eland and Mary E. Sable Eland.

A graduate of Charleroi High School, Mrs. Truchan was a member of the Ave Maria Parish, Bentleyville.

Surviving are her husband, John Truchan; four children, Carol Jane Kerr (Thomas) of Monongahela, James Truchan (Ronda) of Tampa, Florida, William Truchan (Sandra) of St. Mary’s and JoAnn Truchan of Imperial; grandchildren, Kathleen and Patricia Kerr, Nina Trice, Anin, Benjamin and Abraham Truchan; great-granddaughter, Raquel Buzalka; sister, Norma J. Fava (Louis) of Bentleyville; brother, Robert J. Eland (Deborah) of Tampa, Florida and several nieces and nephews.

Friends are welcome from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, Inc., 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, 724-239-2255, where a prayer service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, November 27 followed at 10:30 a.m. by a Mass of Christian Burial in Ave Maria Parish, Bentleyville with the Reverend Edward L. Yuhas, as celebrant. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visit www.thompson-marodi.com to leave a condolence message, order flowers and share photos.

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Mary Helen & Tom Carleton
   Posted Sun November 24, 2013
John and Family

We would like to extend to all of you our deepest sympathy on the death of Peggy. Hold on to your memories of Peggy and let them guide you through this time of sadness. We won't be able to be with you because we are leaving Tuesday to be with our daughter and family for Thanksgiving but you all will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Mary Helen & Tom

Sis Cursi
   Posted Sun November 24, 2013
My condolences coming from far away. We shared many happy times together, starting from childhood, and they will remain special in my heart. Margaret Ann was a very special person and she will always be remembered.
Till We Meet Again,
Cousin Sis

Thomas Carleton
   Posted Mon November 25, 2013

TROPICAL DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was sent by Mary Helen and Tom Carleton.

Our deepest sympathy. Mary Helen and Tom Carleton

Pouch Family
   Posted Tue November 26, 2013
Sorry to hear the recent passing of your mother.
Our hearts and prays are with you and your family during these hard time.

Pouch Family

Barb & Jerry Peters
   Posted Tue November 26, 2013
Norma and family,

With deepest sympathy.

Dolores Stepko Sprowls
   Posted Tue November 26, 2013
John,and Family,
I am deeply sorry to here that Peggy has passed.She will be missed greatly.
My thoughts and prayers goes out to all of you.

Love and prayers,
Dolores & Family

Forrest and Wade Weekley
   Posted Wed November 27, 2013
So sorry to hear of your great loss. We will both pray for her and your family at this time. I know she must have been special because she raised some really nice children. Thank God that you were fortunate enough to have her with you for this many years. Best wishes to all of you. Forrest and Wade Weekley.

Ed and Vicki Hudock Haines City Florida
   Posted Sat November 30, 2013
I remember Peggy when visiting as a child. A very nice lady. Norma Jean and Bob, accept my condolences on her passing.

Rosalie Teluch Macyda
   Posted Fri December 06, 2013

Sorry to hear about the passing of your sister.. Sending deepest sympathy and prayers your way

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