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Marcella R. Horchar

June 23, 1938 ~ April 27, 2021 (age 82)


Marcella Rose Horchar, 82, Coral died Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Encompass Health Rehab, Harmarville, PA.  She was the daughter of John J. and Mary S. Gnibus and was born June 23, 1938 in Indiana, PA.

She was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Parish and was employed as a Medical Records Transcriptionist at the Indiana Hospital

Marcella was happily married to Edward for 62 years. She was a charter member of the Red Barn Sportsmen's ladies auxiliary and enjoyed traveling with the "Good Timers" group. Marcy was a member of the Christian Mothers Association at St. Francis Church. She loved her Friday morning hair and coffee appointments at Evolutions, playing bingo at the Coral-Graceton firehall; as well as drinking coffee on the neighbor's patio, family beach vacations and shrimp scampi. Marcy enjoyed spending time with her family. She especially enjoyed being "Baba" to her 7 grandchildren.  She also enjoyed passing on her Slovak traditions and recipes to her children and grandchildren.

Marcella is survived by her husband, Edward; four children, Edward and Margaret of Palm City, Florida; Colleen of Coral, PA; Steve and Denise of North Huntingdon, PA and Tom and Terri of Blairsville, PA; her seven grandchildren, Matthew, Alex, Ryan, Rebecca, Abbie, Kourtney and Noah.  She is also survived by her siblings, Dorothy (Gnibus) Barberich, Patricia (Gnibus) and husband Michael Buzi, and John Gnibus and wife Eleanor.

In addition to her parents, John and Mary Gnibus, she was preceded in death by her infant brother, Edward Gnibus.

Friends will be received Sunday from 4-8 PM at the Bowser Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Homer City.  A Blessing Service will be held Monday at 9:30 AM at the funeral home followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish, Coral Site.  Interment to follow in the St. Francis Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Arthritis Foundation at: http://www.arthritis.org

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May 2, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
C. Frederick Bowser Funeral Home, Inc.
4606 Old US HWY 119 South
Homer City, PA 15748

Blessing Service
May 3, 2021

9:30 AM
C. Frederick Bowser Funeral Home, Inc.
4606 Old US HWY 119 South
Homer City, PA 15748

Funeral Mass
May 3, 2021

10:00 AM
Our Lady of the Assumption, Coral Site
Box 31
Coral, Pennsylvania 15731

Interment following funeral service
May 3, 2021

St. Francis Cemetery, Coral


The Arthritis Foundation
Web: http://www.arthritis.org

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