Margaret Elizabeth (Thornton) Glassbrook Mason Margaret passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2013 at the age of 95. Margaret was born December 25, 1917 in Montcalm County, MI to the late George and Lydia (Wager) Thornton. Margaret retired from Probst Drug Company in 1972, then on to many happy years in Florida. The best gift she gave us besides her loving ways, was a strong work ethic. Margaret is preceded in death by her loving husband of 62 years Wayne Glassbrook (1999), and 3 brothers, Walter, George and Delos Thornton. She is survived by her daughters, Sue Glassbrook of Lansing, and Jeanine (Michael) Greenlee of Mason, grandchildren, Lanine (Todd Black) Brown and Shannon Brown, both of Alaska, Michelle (Ty) Grams of Olivet, and Melissa (Wendell) Curry of Mason, and great-grandchildren, Sydney and Alex Curry. Also surviving are special family friends, Jill Melton, Larry (Gloria) Bekke and family, and Dr. James and Denise LaBerge, Gail, Vicki, Joanne, and Delores, and many loving nieces and nephews. A special thanks to Ava, Aubry, Laurel, Ken, and Dr. LaBerge. A funeral service for Margaret will be held Friday, July 19, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Palmer, Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Holt Chapel, 5035 Holt Rd., with Rev. Ken Douglas officiating. Interment will follow in Eastlawn Memory Gardens, Okemos, MI. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M.. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Advantage or Eaton Community Palliative Care. Condolences may be made at www.palmerbush.com.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in Lansing State Journal on July 16, 2013