Mary Margaret Morrisey Bravin

Sept. 18, 1924 - Sept. 9, 2018


Mary Margaret (Metzler) Morrisey Bravin, 93, died Sunday afternoon at Presbyterian Village at Hollidays­burg.

She was born in Hollidays­burg, daughter of the late Virn Chester and Clay R. (Baker) Metzler. She was twice married; firston June 28, 1958, to John J. “Jack” Morrisey, who preceded her in death in 1984; then on Oct. 24, 1987, to John Andrew Bravin, who preceded her in death on Feb. 10, 2011.

Surviving are a daughter, Mary Ellen Adams and husband, Joseph, of Duncans­ville; a stepdaughter, Jacqueline Walk and husband, Henry, and their family; a grandson, Jeffrey T. Adams and wife, Kim, of Dun­cansville; five great grandchildren: Hannah, Abigail, Caroline, Josiah and Luke; and a niece, Sandy Brown of Newry.

She was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Nancy; and four siblings: Blair Worley, Isabel Conrad, Paul Metzler and Bernard Metzler.

In 1989, Mary retired as an office supervisor for Conrail after 45 years of service.

She attended Dry Run Inde­pendent Baptist Church, Duncansville. She enjoyed traveling worldwide.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, where a funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Pastor John Leatherman officiating. Entombment will be made at Calvary Ceme­tery, Altoona.