(Kotch), 68, passed away in her home in Windber on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. Born April 16, 1949, in Windber. Daughter of the late Charles and Pauline (Chiappini) Kotch. Marguerite attended Windber High School and the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. She was retired from a long career at MetLife. Marguerite was a loving mother and grandmother that enjoyed spending time with family and friends, gardening, and baking cookies. Survived by daughter, Colette (Caldwell), married to Rick Fetchko of Carlisle; granddaughter, Jocelyne "Joci" Fetchko of Carlisle; brother, James Kotch, married to Doris (Padich) of Mount Joy; brother-in-law, William Sharbaugh of Johnstown; nieces, Denise (Sharbaugh), wife of Douglas Hurst, Camp Hill; and Christine Sharbaugh, Mechanicsburg; and great-nephew, Douglas Hurst V. Marguerite was preceeded in death by her parents and sister, Helen E. Sharbaugh. Member of SS. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, Windber, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Roderick N. Soha, pastor. Interment church cemetery. Friends received 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber where vigil for the deceased will be held.
Published on February 15, 2018