Mary Margaret Pollock, 99, Hanover, passed away quietly Sunday, Feb, 14, 2021, at SpiriTrust Lutheran Retirement Village, Hanover.
Born May 7, 1921, in Huntingdon, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Anthony and Mary Anna (Sabol) Nemetz.
She is survived by sons, Donald Pollock and wife, Nancy, and Dennis and wife, Helen, six grandchildren, Jennifer and husband, Bryan, Brian and his wife, Crystal, David and his wife, Linda, Kimberly, Richard and Denise and her husband, Bill, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandsons.
One of seven girls, Mrs. Pollock was raised on her parents’ farm in Hill Valley.
She worked for Westinghouse Brake in Pittsburgh during World War II and married Ralph Woodrow Pollock, when he returned from the war and resided in Mount Union until 2014.
She spent her free time bowling with her friends, gardening, and taking care of her beloved husband.
A private service for immediate family will be held at Heath-Anderson Funeral Home Sunday, Feb. 21, with the Rev. Father Joseph Fleming, celebrant. Committal will follow at Haven Rest Memorial Park, Shirleysburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Heath-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 61 E. Shirley St., Mount Union, “Honored Provider of Veterans Funeral Care™.”