Margaret A. Trexler, 67, Altoona, died Tuesday at her residence after an extended illness.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of David and Anne (Bell) Carland.
Surviving are a son, Stephen and wife, Sandi, of Altoona; two grandchildren: Gage and Kylee Padula; and three sisters: Virginia Seymour, Patricia Wolf and Beverly Riley.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Kelly Lynn Trexler, on March 25, 2008.
Margaret was a graduate of Altoona High School. She worked as a secretary for St. Patrick's Church and as a waitress at Lena's Cafe for many years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Anthony P. Scaglione Funeral Home, 1908 Seventh Ave., Altoona. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church by Monsignor Stanley Carson. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to SouthernCare Hospice, 206-A Falon Lane, Altoona, PA 16602; or ALS Association, Western Pennsylvania Chapter, 416 Lincoln Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15209.