Margaret F. Kocevar, 89, formerly of Lower Paxton Twp., died Thursday, February 7, 2019 in Artis Senior Living, Lemoyne. She was the retired owner and operator of Kocevar's Produce and Flowers at the Broad Street Market, Harrisburg, for over eighty years.
She was a member of the former St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Steelton and a member of Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Parish, Steelton.
Margaret was the daughter of the late Frank N. and Mary M. Rajk Kocevar and is survived by two brothers, Frank C. Kocevar and his wife, Sandra of Hummelstown and Robert A. Kocevar and his wife, Gloria of Jefferson, MO; a niece, Shelly A. Burd Espenshade and her husband, Kevin of Mt. Joy; nephew, Scott Kocevar of Palmyra; nieces, Kara Crockett of Jefferson, MO and Kelly Baldwin of Dolores, CO; one great niece and one great nephew. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary E. Storm and Dorothy Kocevar Burd.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 11:00 am in Prince of Peace-Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 815 S. Second St., Steelton with Very Rev. David L. Danneker, her Pastor, as Celebrant. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. A viewing will be held on Wednesday from 9:00 until 10:30 am in Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 357 S. Second St., Steelton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethesda Mission, 611 Reily St., Harrisburg, PA 17102.