Margaret (Martie) C. Mushko

Margaret (Martie) C. Mushko, 91, of Allentown, died April 4, 2018 in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the loving wife of the late Michael A. Mushko, Jr. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Emma (Hudak) Cannon. She was predeceased by her brother Frank Cannon and sister Betty Cain.

In her younger years, Martie was a sales clerk at Clymer’s Carousel in Allentown until retiring. Prior to that, she was a telephone operator at Bell Telephone.
With her children grown, Martie devoted much love and attention to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a passionate bridge player and fierce competitor. Martie loved spending time at the YMCA exercisingand socializing with friends.

Survivors: Son: David Mushko and his wife Robin of Allentown, Daughter: Susan Seip (wife of Michael Seip) of Orefield, Grandchildren:Tara Walbert, (wife of Kevin Walbert), Ryan Mushko and his wife Emily, Ashleigh King (wife of Vince King), Michael Heist and his wife Lauren, Ian Heist, Megan Vogel (wife of Tom Vogel), David Andrews and his wife Olivia, and 11 Great-Grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. in St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 1879 Applewood Drive, Orefield. Calling hour will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. in the Church.

Contributions: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ( or to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society, 1525 Valley Center Pkwy #180, Bethlehem, PA 18017.

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