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Margaret "Maggie" Shelhamer

March 4, 1961 February 9, 2024
Margaret "Maggie" Shelhamer
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Obituary for Margaret "Maggie" Shelhamer

Margaret "Maggie" Shelhamer, 62, of Pottsville, passed away on Friday morning, February 9th, in her residence with her family by her side.

Born in Sharon, PA on March 4, 1961, she was a daughter of the late William and Shirley (Allen) Balint.

She was a 1979 graduate of Indiana High School, Indiana, PA and Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where she received a Bachelor degree in Accounting.

Maggie was a homemaker the majority of her life. She most enjoyed spending time with her family .

She is survived by her husband, Mark T. Shelhamer, to whom she was married 39 years; three daughters: Samantha M. Hardy, wife of Cody, of Spring, TX; Jessica M. Shelhamer, of Dallas, TX; Heather N. Shelhamer, of Plano, TX; a son, Zachary M. Shelhamer, of Pittsburgh; three sisters, Sherry Vandeneck, wife of Richard, of Indiana, PA; Mary Beth Palilla, wife of Vincent, of Indiana, PA; Maura Laughlin, wife of Bill, of Cary, NC; a brother, William Balint, husband of Amy, of Indiana, PA; grandchildren: Adalyn and Mark; and several nieces and nephews.

Services are private at the convenience of family.

The family request contributions in Maggie's memory be sent to: The Ashford Rise School of Dallas, at

Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed at

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