The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

May 7, 2013

Margaret Lena Campbell

Longtime Farrell woman was pianist


---- — Margaret Lena Campbell of 1515 Parke Drive, Hermitage, a former longtime resident of Farrell, passed away at 8:07 p.m. Sunday (5-5-13) in the emergency room of UPMC Horizon, Farrell. She was 92.

Mrs. Campbell was born March 21, 1921, in Farrell to Robert A. and Mabel Alberta Harris Bruce.

She was an alumna of Farrell High School.

Mrs. Campbell was a longtime associate of the senior citizens center’s former site in Farrell, now in Hermitage, and was a past member of Friendship Baptist Church in Farrell.

Margaret was an accomplished musician, skilled as a pianist. She enjoyed reading, playing cards and going to casinos.

Her husband, Harlee Campbell Sr., whom she married in 1946, passed away July 15, 2006.

Surviving are two daughters, Donna Marie Campbell, Ontario, Calif.; and Mabel Eileen Campbell, Hermitage; and three sons, Harlee Campbell Jr., Roy Cedric Campbell and Steven Campbell, all Sharon.

She also leaves her grandchildren, Antoine Baker, also Sharon; Ricco Campbell, Hermitage; Shalamar Cleveland, Pittsburgh; ShaQueinta Williams, Shauntel Williams and Teyonnia Campbell, all Sharon; Mirina Silva, New Castle; Courtney Hampton, Hermitage; Ashley Crawford, Farrell; Amonté Campbell, Sharon; Josiah Williams, Farrell; Stephon Campbell, Youngstown; Katara Ganzy, Sharon; and Jaden Howell, Farrell; a beloved nephew, Robert Crowder, Sharon; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends.


Mrs. Harlee (Margaret Lena) Sr., 92, of 1515 Parke Drive, Hermitage, formerly of Farrell.

Calling hours: 11 to 11:50 a.m. Monday (5-13-13) in WILBERT L. SHANNON FUNERAL HOME Ltd., 33 Broadway Ave., Wheatland. Friends may also call in the home of Steven Campbell, deceased’s son, 1242 Baldwin Ave., Sharon. Condolences may be sent by fax to 724-347-1917 or e-mailed to

Service: Funeral service at noon Monday in the funeral home with the Rev. Donald E. Campbell, pastor of Friendship Baptist Church, Farrell, officiating.

Interment: Oakwood Cemetery, Hermitage.