Margaret Elizabeth (Bendel) Clawson

August 17, 1944 ~ December 4, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Margaret Clawson Obituary

Margaret Elizabeth (Bendel) Clawson, 79, of New Alexandria, passed away, Monday, December 4, 2023, at home.  She was born August 17, 1944, in Latrobe, to the late Paul and Dorothy (Gray) Bendel.  She was a homemaker and a Catholic by faith.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Clawson; three brothers, Jim Bendel, Paul Bendel and Ralph Bendel.  Margaret is survived by two children, Lorraine McCurdy and her husband Jack, and Walter Clawson and his significant other Jeanine; three grandchildren, Zachary, Rachel and Robert; one great grandchild, Declan.  Private services and interment will be in Union Cemetery, New Alexandria.   P. DAVID NEWHOUSE FUNERAL HOME, 215 Church St., New Alexandria, PA 15670, 724-668-2248 entrusted with arrangments.  To send condolences, please visit

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