Heritage Hill woman celebrates 94 years
Margaret (Puglio) Fay, a resident at Heritage Hill Senior Community, will celebrate her 94th birthday on Nov. 21.
She was born in Hazleton, graduated from Hazleton High School and received a diploma as an RN from the Hazleton General Hospital School of Nursing. After graduating from nurses training, she and two other friends enlisted in the Army, serving a tour in Europe during World War II. During her time in the Army she traveled extensively throughout Europe.
When she returned home, she married John "Red" Fay and they settled in their apartment on Alter Street. Margaret did private duty nursing until her retirement.
Margaret enjoyed walking downtown to shop or pay a bill, then have lunch at Jimmy's or Georgios. She enjoyed alumni events with former nurses and trips to Atlantic City. She enjoys a good cup of coffee and a cigarette.
Birthday greetings may be sent to Margaret at Heritage Hill Senior Community, 800 6th St, Weatherly, Pa. 18255.