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Rose Mary (Will) Gardill

April 1, 1926 ~ March 4, 2020 (age 93)


Rose Mary Gardill, 93, of Owl Hollow Road, Ligonier, PA , formerly of West End, Buffalo Mills died  Wednesday, March 4, 2020 in Westmoreland County.

Mrs. Gardill was born in New Baltimore on April 1, 1926,  daughter of the late George A. and Ella E. (Topper) Will.

On May 29, 1947 Rose Mary married F. Phillip Gardill. He preceded her in death on May 23, 2003.

She is survived by  Daughter- Carol Jean Farbaugh, Ligonier, PA; Son- Phillip F. husband of  Terry Gardill, Bedford; Son- Richard A. husband of  Tracie (Fulton) Gardill, Indiana, PA; Daughter-in-law Linda (Baker) Gardill, Bedford. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren. Rose Mary was preceded in death by Son- Joseph David Gardill and four brothers- Harold, O'Connell, George and Philip Will.

She was Co-owner of Gardill's Store at West End, Buffalo Mills along with her husband Phil.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church New Baltimore and Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Ligonier. Rose Mary was a member of the Memorial Choir at Holy Trinity and a member of the Hall Committee at St. John's.

Friends will be received on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 2-6PM at Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home. Where a Vigil for the deceased will be held.

A Funeral Mass will be held  at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Baltimore at 10:00AM on Monday, March 9, 2020  with Father Mark Pattock and Father Mark Begley, Concelebrants

Interment at St. Johns Cemetery, New Baltimore, PA.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements entrusted to Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg.


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March 8, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Schellsburg Location
3779 Pitt St., P.O. Box 68
Schellsburg, PA 15559

Funeral Mass
March 9, 2020

10:00 AM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (New Baltimore, PA)

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