Margaret "Maggie" (Salyards) Stevens

November 23, 1923 ~ May 10, 2020 (age 96)


Margaret “Maggie” (Salyards) Stevens, 96, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Lakemont, died Sunday at UPMC Altoona.

She was born at home in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late Ralph and Mary (Leapold) Salyards. She was married to Robert L. Stevens, who preceded her in death in 1979.

Surviving are two daughters: Nancy “Penny” Riley and husband, Tim, of Altoona, and Lori Smith of Newry; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and her best friend, Jean Hazlett.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert L., in 2008. Maggie was last survivor of 14 siblings.

Maggie was a 1942 graduate of Hollidaysburg High School. She was a member of West Loop Missionary Church.

She enjoyed playing bingo.

All services are private at Sorge Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Hollidaysburg. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park.

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Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

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