Margaret 'Mogs' Gutelius


Margaret ‘Mogs’ Gutelius worked faithfully in the Interfaith Social Action Council for 17 years. She, and her husband, Stan organized the Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners at SAPC; and, Nearly New and the Beth-El Ministries were fortunate to enjoy her active participation. Her passion was to work for peace and justice and included being part of the 1963 March on Washington for Civil Rights. Also, she worked for Fair Housing in Upstate New York. Mogs loved to sing and was a member of the St Andrew PC Choir for 35 years as well as the SCC Women’s Chorus and St Andrew and Friends Chorus.

She was active in Presbyterian Women and earned the Woman of the Year Honorary Life Membership Award for her work with the women of the church.

Long-time member of St Andrew PC, Margaret “Mogs’ Gutelius died on November 7, 2016. Her lifelong goal to serve God was fulfilled.