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Margarita Contreras

December 21, 1953 ~ February 1, 2020 (age 66)


Margarita Contreras, 66, of Reading, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 in Spruce Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.  Born in Dominican Republic, Ms. Contreras was the daughter of the late Segundo and Maria Contreras.  She was of the Catholic Faith and was a factory worker for most of her working life.  Ms. Contreras is survived by her daughter Judith M. Contreras of Reading and her son Jose Luis Contreras of Columbia and her grandchildren Janice, Brandon, Noelia, Janitza and her great grandchildren Jayden, Jacob, Jailyn, Jesselia and Kairi  Also surviving are her siblings Enrique, Jose, Felix, Amado, Paula and Jorge Contreras.

Funeral Service will be held in Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home, 444 North 9th Street, Reading, Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 12:00 pm.  Interment will follow in Charles Evans Cemetery.  The family will receive relatives and friends in Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Thursday 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Online condolences may be made at

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