Margaret Fitzgerald Dodge
Margaret Fitzgerald Dodge passed away peacefully January 11, 2014. She was the beloved mother of Ellen Stephen (Kenneth Baerwalde), John Fitzgerald (Lois), and Ellen Dodge; adoring grandmother of Kimberly Dollar (Jimmy), Andrew Stephen (Farrah), Elizabeth Goodgame (Ben), Margaret Boggs (Joseph); great-grandmother of Andrew and Alexandra Dollar, Max, Maggie, Jude, and Jonah Goodgame, Arleigh Boggs, Carter and Stokes Stephen. She is also survived by her sister, Louise Garrie.
Mrs. Dodge was born January 25, 1915, in Rochester, NY, to the late John Rudolph Schaefer and Lula Grace Naas. In addition to her parents, she was preceded by husbands Herbert Fitzgerald and Karl Dodge.
Margaret graduated from The University of Rochester School of Nursing and spent her professional career in healthcare. She moved to Greenville in 1988 and has resided at Oakleaf Village since 2002. She was a devoted member of First Presbyterian Church, Greer.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church, Greer. Family will greet friends at 10:00 a.m. prior the service in the fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 100 School Street, Greer, SC 29651 or to Thornwell Home for Children, 302 S. Broad Street, Clinton, SC 29325.