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Margaret Moran

January 4, 1937 — December 4, 2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Margaret Ellen “Sally” Moran, 84, passed away Saturday morning, Dec. 4, 2021, at Victoria House.

She was born Jan. 4, 1937, in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Edward Francis and Margaret Ellen McGuire McCarragher.

Sally was a 1955 graduate of Ursuline High School. She was a member of St. Christine Church and their choir. She was a library clerk at the Mahoning County Public Library and a proud member of the SEIU. Sally enjoyed reading, knitting, painting, and drawing.

Sally is survived by her husband, Robert D. Moran, whom she married June 27, 1959; her children, Matthew (Nicole) Moran of Kent, Cynthia (Kevin) Windham of Alliance, Lisa Herndon of Norman, Okla., and Susan (Jeffrey) Palmer of Westlake; her grandchildren, Megan (Buddy) Wolf, Sean (Erica) Moran, Kevin Moran, Matthew (Ali Prologo ) Kalbfell , Christopher (Danielle) Kalbfell, Daniel Windham, Nathaniel (Tiffany) Herndon, Tabitha Herndon, Jeremy Palmer, Stephen Palmer and Robert Palmer; her great-grandchildren, Eliana Wolf, Avery Wolf and Rebecca Herndon; brother, Eugene McCarragher; sister-in-law, Anita Virag; and brother-in-law, Brian (Cherrie) Moran.

Sally was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Elizabeth Nobile and her husband Albert; a sister-in-law, Eileen McCarragher; brother-in-law, Bill Virag; a sister- in-law, Sandra Stoops and her husband, Paul; and a brother-in-law, Thomas Moran and his wife, Mary.

Family and friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Boardman-Canfield Chapel.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Christine Church. The funeral Mass will be streaming live on the Higgins-Reardon facebook page.

In lieu of flowers, material tributes may take the form of donations to Buckeye Hospice, 10 Boardman-Canfield Rd Suite 1, Boardman, OH 44512.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Margaret Moran, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

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Mass of Christian Burial

Thursday, December 9, 2021

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