Mona Grace McClure Hegburg, 94, of Chicora, formerly of Sugarcreek Twp., Armstrong Co., passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 1, 2022, at Quality Life Services in Sugarcreek Twp., Armstrong Co.
Mona was born on June 10, 1927, in Sugarcreek Twp. She was the youngest daughter of the late Thomas Harvey Bradshaw McClure and Ida May Kamerer McClure.
She was a 1944 graduate of Fairview Twp. Karns City High School. She was a charter member of the Sugarcreek Twp. Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary and in her younger years, she was the manager of several clothing stores in Butler and also was a manager at Sun Drug in Butler. She was a lifelong active member of St. Paul Community Church in Sugarcreek Twp. And in her 80s went with other church members on a mission trip to Venezuela. Mona was well-known for her outgoing personality, and friendliness, and always enjoyed conversing with others.
She is survived by her sister, Flora Mellish, a resident of Quality Life Services, formerly of East Brady RD, as well as a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and nephews.
Mona was preceded in death by her husband, John E. “Ted” Hegburg, whom she married at St. Paul Community Church on February 23, 1946.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Thomas A.B. McClure and his wife, Mary, Robert McClure and his wife, Peg, Ruth Atkinson and her husband, Jim, Dorothy Atkinson and her husband, George, and Ray McClure and his wife, Pat, and a brother-in-law, Paul Mellish.
Friends will be received from 1 – 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul Community Church, SR 268, Chicora. A funeral service will follow at 2:15 p.m. from the church with the Rev. Frank Sapp Jr., church pastor, officiating. Interment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ladies Auxiliary of Sugarcreek Twp. Fire Dept. or St. Paul Community Church, Chicora.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hile Funeral Home of Chicora. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.hilefh.com