Margaret C. Vance
JOHNSTOWN — Margaret Cervenka Vance, 90, of Johnstown died Thursday, June 12, 2008, at Northview Senior Living Center in Johnstown.
She was born Oct. 3, 1917, in Chicago to the late Albert Frank and Hermine Marie (Naiser) Cervenka, both naturalized U.S. citizens from Czechoslovakia. Marge met her husband, Paul, at a USO service center in Chicago and they were married in 1943.
She is survived by sons, Paul “Van” Wells (Rene) Vance Jr. of Anacortes, Wash., and Frank Cervenka (Lorraine) Vance of Galena; seven grandchildren: Maria Morrison, Jacob Vance, Maggie Noblet, and Gabriel, Rachael, Zachary and Derek Vance; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Paul Wells Vance; and brothers, Albert Jr. and Charles Cervenka.
Friends may call one hour prior to the 3 p.m. memorial service on Saturday, June 21, at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury. Family and friends are welcome to gather at the home of Frank Vance after the memorial service.
Memorial contributions may be made to either the Hospice of Central Ohio or the National Parkinson Foundation Inc. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.