Margaret Oravec, April 8, 1915-May 28, 2013

Margaret Oravec, 98, born Margaret Drusbacky on April 8, 1915, in Port Clinton, passed away May 28 in Dallas, TX.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, John Oravec. Also, preceding her in death was their youngest son, Timothy Oravec; her parents, George and Mary Drusbacky; her sisters Ann Bolte, Mary Rounds and Agnes Schiewe; her brothers, John, Joseph, George, and Michael Drusbacky as well as many nephews and nieces and other family members.

She is survived by her daughter Stephanie Leamy and husband David, daughter Rebecca Lopez and John Lopez, daughter Deborah Picchioni and husband Tony, and son John Oravec and wife Deborah.

She also leaves her three grandchildren and four great- grandchildren, all whom she loved dearly: granddaughters Andrea Ngov and Amphon Ngov; great- grandchildren Andrew, Alec and Paul; grandsons, David Leamy Jr. and Cpt. Christopher Leamy, wife Chrissy and great-granddaughter Skye.

The family wishes to extend their love and eternal gratitude to Patricia (Patty) Gambi and her family members, who provided excellent care and companionship to their Mom and Grandma for the last several years.

Graveside services were held on June 3 at 1 p.m. at Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, TX.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

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