Margaret C. “Maggie” Travis – May 15, 2021

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            RAVENA – Margaret C. “Maggie” Travis, 93, passed away peacefully at home on May 15, 2021 with her loving family by her side.  She is the daughter of the late Vincenzo and Antionetta Zampella.  She lived in the Ravena area all of her life.

     Maggie was a devoted Catholic and volunteered at the church thrift shop, was a greeter for Mass and was a member of the choir at one time.  She was a very generous and giving person and would help anyone who needed it.  Her door was always open for anyone.  She especially loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them.  Maggie enjoyed gardening and was a member of the Ravena Hose Co. Ladies Auxiliary.   

     Survivors include her sisters, Angelina M. Reed and Caroline V. Weisenburn; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and many friends.  Maggie was predeceased by her husband, Edwin “Soapy” Travis; and brothers, Abraham, Ralph, Jacob and Enrico Zampella.

     Funeral services for Maggie will be held 10 AM on Wednesday, May 19th at The Church of St. Patrick, Ravena.  There will be no calling hours.  Burial will follow the Mass in Chestnut Lawn Cemetery, New Baltimore.

     The family would like you to consider, in lieu of flowers, a contribution in memory of Maggie to The Church of St. Patrick, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143 or to Senior Projects of Ravena, 9 Bruno Blvd., Ravena, NY 12143.