Margaret E. Gephardt

HARRISBURG – Margaret E. Gephardt, 58, of Harrisburg, formerly of Belleville, passed away Thursday July 11, 2013, in the Select Specialty Hospital, Camp Hill.

She was born Aug. 9, 1954, in Baltimore, the daughter of the late Joseph R. and Dorothy P. (Stuck) Gephardt Miotla. She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Edward M. Miotla Sr., and her sister, Mary A. Worth.

She worked as a sewing machine operator for R.S. Vogt, Allensville, and a switchboard operator for Lewistown Hospital.

She is survived by her six siblings, James S. Gephardt and wife, Patricia, of Dundalk, Md., Donna Wagner, of Abingdon, Md., Darlene “Fran” Zalek and husband, Steven, of Dover, Pa., Roberta Miotla, of Lebanon, Joyce Berry and husband, Dane, of Georgia, and Rick Legg and husband, Lewis, of Millington, Md., and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St., Harrisburg. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

A viewing will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Harrisburg, PA 17110.