Margot Elisabeth (Giera) Weber, 87, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2021 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. She was born March 12, 1934 in Schuesselndorf, Germany, a daughter of the late Herbert Kurt and Elizabeth Maria Giera.
Margot spent her life as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. After they fled communist East Germany, she, her husband, and her children eventually settled in the south hills of Pittsburgh. She was an excellent cook and baker, and enjoyed spending time with her family and dogs. Margot also spent time working in a laundromat in Mt. Washington. In the final years of her life, she resided in North Huntingdon and was surrounded by adoring neighbors. Margot will be remembered for her love of her family, her strength and resiliency, her home-cooked meals, and for always sending sweet treats home with her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rolf Herbert Weber; sons, Helmut, Juergen and Stephan Weber; and daughter, Marion Weber. She is survived by her grandchildren, Christopher Weber and Catherine Weber; and nephew, Karl Heinz Goettner. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 1 p.m. in the James W. Shirley Funeral Home chapel, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published November 30, 2021.