Margaret F. Sider, an active senior citizen volunteer, died Saturday (Dec. 20, 1997) in Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, after a short illness. She was 74.
The former Margaret Cavanaugh, a Tenth Street resident, was a native of Oswego and moved to Niagara Falls as a young child.
She worked with the Niagara Senior Companions, Golden Age South End Club and the Retired Senior Volunteer Program. She had also been a mentor at Harry F. Abate School and volunteered for the Festival of Lights.
Mrs. Sider was a member of the Spallino Towers Tenants Club.
Survivors include three sons, Frank and Tim, both of Houston, and Richard of New Orleans; a brother, John P. Cavanaugh; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Friday in St. Mary of the Cataract Catholic Church, 259 Fourth St. Burial will be private.