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Mary "Midge" McNeal

December 14, 1957 ~ May 1, 2019 (age 61)

Mary "Midge" (Bair) McNeal, 61, of Leechburg, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in ACMH Hospital.

She was born December 14, 1957, in Natrona Heights.

Mary attended the Trinity Church in Vandergrift.  She had worked as a nurse's aide Rosebrook Nursing Home, was a custodian at the former Highlands Mall, and worked as a security guard in Monroeville.  She enjoyed going to Crooked Creek and Cooks Forest for parties, going camping, driving, and being with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her mother, Betty L. (Claypoole) Bair of North Vandergrift; a daughter, Lisa Keller of Ford City; stepsons, William E. Keller, Jr., and Emery Steven Keller; brothers, William Bair of Colorado and Arthur Bair of North Vandergrift; a sister, Rosella Jordan of Ford City; four grandchildren; and multiple nieces and nephews.

Mary was preceded in death by father, Arthur Jay William Bair; her husband, Donald A. McNeal; a sister, Darlene Bair; a great-nephew, Austin Cravener; and an aunt, Shirley Cravener.

Friends will be welcomed in the Welch Funeral Home, 1032 Fourth Ave., Ford City, on Monday, from 2 p.m., until the time of a memorial service at 4 p.m., with Rev. R.J. Hesketh, officiating.  Interment will be in Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights, at the convenience of the family.  To send an online condolence, please visit

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