Margaret S. Waters, 85, of Inverness, Fla., died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Hospice of Citrus County in Lecanto. Margaret was born June 19, 1927, in Detroit, Mich., the daughter of Joseph and Mary Barbarich. She was a homemaker. Margaret moved to Inverness in 1987 from Detroit. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Inverness.
Margaret was preceded in death by her son, Gregory Waters. Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Jerry A. Waters of Inverness; daughters, Susan Waters of Long Beach, Calif., and Donna Rasin-Waters of Brooklyn, N.Y.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Heinz Funeral Home with a Vigil Service at 2 p.m. A funeral Mass for Mrs. Waters will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Inverness. Interment will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, Fla.