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Eleanor Mae McGill

July 8, 1929 ~ December 21, 2020 (age 91)


ERIE – Eleanor M. McGill age 91, of Sharon, passed away peacefully in the early morning of December 21st, 2020 with her daughter by her side and her family carrying her with prayer.

She was born in Sharon on July 8, 1929 to Adam and Anna (Bastian) Klein. She married her husband James McGill on September 17th, 1954 and shared thirty-five years together with him before his passing on December 22, 1989.

Eleanor was above all a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved dancing, bowling, and playing cards with her husband James.  She was a devote believer in God and a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Sharon.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Damian) Albert; brother John (Ruth) Klein; grandchildren Melissa (Jeffery) Sipe, Jonathan Totin, Kenneth (Sara) Durst III, Meghan (Robert) Shearer, and Jeffrey (Jessica) Totin II; along with her great-grandchildren Camden, Colson, Lorelei, Calista, Harper, and Jacob.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jim, daughter Jamie Totin, along with eight brothers and sisters.

Our joys will be greater, our love will be deeper, our life will be fuller because we shared your moment.

A private service for her immediate family was held on Monday at the Sample-O’Donnell Funeral Home 555 East State Street Sharon, PA 16146. We ask that you remember her beautiful heart and carry her in your memory.

Burial took place at America’s Cemetery.

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Interment following funeral service
December 28, 2020

America's Cemetery
2619 State Street
Hermitage, PA 16148

Private Services

Sample-O'Donnell Funeral Home
555 East State Street
Sharon, PA 16146

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