Margaret Nell Robottom Umbel


Margaret Nell Robottom Umbel, 76, of Filbert, passed away peacefully Saturday, September 7, 2019, in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, with loving family by her side. She was born December 28, 1942, in Uniontown.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Joseph and Katherine Yankura Robottom; a brother, Joseph Robottom; and a sister, Mary Bumbgardener.

Margaret worked diligently for 24 years as a coal miner at the Dilworth Mine to provide for her family. She was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed crocheting, baking, cooking and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Surviving are four children, Mark Umbel and wife Dana of Uniontown, Jeff Umbel and Bonnie Umbel, both of Filbert and Richard Umbel and wife Becky of Newboro; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Susan Baker of Shalersville, Ohio, Katherine Mayfield of Fairchance and Betty Robottom of Uniontown.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, September 12, and until 10 a.m. Friday, September 13, when a blessing service will be held in SHELL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 164 S. Mt. Vernon Avenue, Uniontown. Entombment will follow in the mausoleum at LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill.

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