Margaret Louise Yeager, age 91 of Sparta, died Sunday evening February 10, 2013 at Bennington Glen Care Center in Marengo.
She was born on October 20, 1921 in Marion to the late James and Marie (Seiter) Oliphant. She was a homemaker and a former dietitian. Member of Kappa Phi Sorority and Purdue University Alumni Association. Margaret was a literacy teacher and worked with inner city women on diet and nutrition. She enjoyed reading, knitting and playing bridge.
She is survived by daughters: Rev. Barbara Roseberry of Sparta, Peg (Rev. Ron) Smith of the Cayman Islands; grandchildren: Pastor Jeremy (Carin) Roseberry of Coshocton, Benjamin Ramon Smith and Allison Maria Smith of Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Preceded by her husband: Kennett William Yeager in August 2002, Grandson: Joshua Marion Roseberry; sister: Dorothy Jack; son-in-law: Rev. John Roseberry.
Memorial services will be held Saturday February 16, 2013 3 p.m. at Seven Hills United Methodist Church, 7593 Elmhurst, Seven Hills, Ohio 44131.
Family will receive friends Friday 7-8 p.m. at the Sparta United Methodist Church, Sparta.
Arrangements entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury and condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.