SHABLACK, Margaret V., 84, of Wintersville, Ohio, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, at Acuity Hospital, Steubenville.
She was born in Bridgeport, Ohio on March 29, 1926, a daughter of the late Emmett and Margaret Harding McLoud, Sr.
She was Methodist by faith and retired from Jefferson County Community Action Council as nutrition coordinator.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Shablack, Sr.; son, John Shablack, Jr.; brothers, Emmett, Jr., Walter and William McLoud; sisters, Mary Grimes and Delores Davies.
Margaret is survived by daughters, Patty (James) Minto of Wintersville, Barbara (Rodney) Tolbert of Culpepper, Va., JoAnn (Ed) Conn of Wintersville and Kathy (Delmus) Byrd of Hopewell, Va.; daughter- in-law, Sita Shablack of Maryland; brothers, James (Sandra) McLoud of Washingtonville, Ohio, Lawrence McLoud of Cocoa, Fla. and Robert (Patty) McLoud of Ocala, Fla.; sisters, Helen Wilson of Wilton Manors, Fla. and Sandra (Vincent) West of Martins Ferry, Ohio; 16 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Rd., Wintersville, OH, on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where funeral services will be Saturday, 10 a.m. with Pastor Dan Holt officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery. Send condolences to www.shorac.com