Margaret died in the evening of May 22, 2018 in Grayslake, Illinois, after a long illness. She had family and friends at her side.
She and her husband had several children. Margaret studied Secondary Education at Northern Arizona University. She became an elementary teacher at Fremont School District 79 in Mundelein, IL, thirty-some miles northwest of Chicago.
Margaret was a gentle woman of deep faith and kindness. She had a warm smile for all.