MARGARET E. GILLENWATER, 65, of New Haven, died suddenly and unexpectedly on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at home. Born in Garrett, she was the daughter of the late Billy and Marguerite Treesh. She retired in 2004 from Phelps Dodge after 32 years. She will be dearly missed by her children, Brent (Nikki) Gillenwater of New Haven, Tracy (Kevin) Brown of Fort Wayne and Shelly (Steve) Bower of Cincinnati, Ohio; grandchildren, Kyle, McKenzie, Allie, Eric, Kadi, Jack, and Max; and sister, Susan Treesh of Somerset, N.J. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter “Butch” Gillenwater, in 2005. Family will receive friends from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 State Rd. 930 East, New Haven. Preferred memorials to Riley Children’s Hospital or the Ronald McDonald House. www.harperfuneralhome.com

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