Marie E. Munnell

GIRARD – Marie E. “Lena” Munnell, 91, passed away early Monday evening, April 14, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.

Marie was born Nov. 17, 1922, in Niles, a daughter of the late Joseph and Amelia Pascarella Baragona, and was a lifelong area resident.

Mrs. Munnell was a graduate of Girard High School and became a homemaker who dedicated her adult life to raising and caring for her family.

She also worked as a hairdresser and beautician for more than 30 years, known as “Lena,” and worked for Kay Beauty Salon.

She was a member of St. Rose Church, where she was a volunteer and active in many church projects.

Marie loved her family dearly, especially her grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and was known to all of them as “G.M.”

She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Pedrick, with whom she made her home; two grandchildren, Zeke R. Pedrick and Zach Pedrick; a great-granddaughter, Penney Lane Pedrick; and many nieces and nephews.

Her husband, Robert N. Munnell, whom she married in 1954, passed away in 1985. A son, Larry Goudy, and three brothers, Louis, Albert and Salvatore, also preceded her in death.

Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Kinnick Funeral Home, McClurkin Memorial Chapel, 222 S. State St., Girard.

Funeral services will take place with a Mass of Christian burial to be celebrated 11 a.m. Friday at St. Rose Church in Girard.

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