Margaret C. Oglesby
MT. PULASKI - Margaret C. Oglesby, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, 97, of Mt. Pulaski, Ill., formerly of Cornland, Ill., passed away at 5:35 p.m., Thursday, March 27, 2013, at Vonderlieth Living Center in Mt. Pulaski.
Margaret was born on March 19, 1916, daughter of Samuel and Mary Cummins. She was uni-ted in marriage with Wilbur D. Oglesby on November 14, 1932, in Springfield. He preceded her in death on January 26, 1991.
Margaret is survived by her daughter, Judy Zamrazil of Chatham, IL; grandchildren: Tamara Sears, Scott Oglesby, Todd Doom, Randy Doom, Donna Gniewek, Tara Perry, Michelle Van Meter, Rachel Williams; 16 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grand-children. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Gary; twin sister, Martha, her sister, Irene; and her brothers, Lester and Clayton.
Margaret was a farmer's wife. She later worked as a nurse's aid at Memorial Medical Center, and she was a volunteer at Vonderlieth Living Center. She was also a member of the Cornland Christian Church and taught Sunday School and Bible School for over 30 years.
Services for Margaret will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Cornland Christian Church in Cornland with Pastor Alan Hickerson officiating. There will be a visitation from 5:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, April 1, 2013, at Fricke Calvert Schrader Funeral Home in Mt. Pulaski. Burial will follow the services at Carlyle Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Cornland Christian Church.