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Margaret P. & George H. Ebel Sr.

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In Lieu of Flowers: The Presbyterian Church on the Green, Morristown, NJ.

Obituaries » Margaret P. & George H. Ebel Sr.

Margaret (Peg) Ebel, and her husband, George H Ebel, passed away last week at Morristown Hospital. Margaret died on Wednesday, Feb 3, 2021 and George died on Sunday, Feb 7,2021. They were both 95.

Margaret was born in Taylor, NY, to Stella and Leon Parks, she resided in the area around Cortland, NY before settling in Parsippany 67 years ago. She was a graduate of Ithaca College with a degree in music and was an elementary school teacher at Mt. Tabor, Littleton and Eastlake schools in Parsippany. She was a founding member of the Mt. Tabor Band School where she could be found playing French Horn. She also loved singing, first with Mt. Tabor UMC choir and then with The Presbyterian Church on the Green. She was also a member of the Masterworks Chorus for several years.

George was born in Queens, NY to Hedwig and Leon Ebel. He joined the Navy and served as a Lieutenant until 1946. He graduated from Cornell University with a degree in Electrical Engineering and worked for Bell Labs in Whippany and Singer-Kearfott in Wayne before retiring.

Margaret was predeceased by her parents as well as her brother Ralph and sisters Muriel and Ruth. George was predeceased by his parents and his brother, John and sisters Elizabeth and Helene.

Margaret and George are survived by their children, Cheryl Dahlberg and her husband Don of Palmyra, PA, son George Jr (Rusty) and his wife, Janet of Parsippany and son Jack and his wife Rose of Centerville, OH. She is also survived by 3 grandchildren, Bobby, Kim and John.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Par-Troy Funeral Home 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany (973) 887-3235 or visit us at www.partroyfuneralhome.com. Cremation was private. A memorial service will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in their memory to The Presbyterian Church on the Green, Morristown, NJ.