MARGARET MARY CROSS "Margie" (Age 98)  

Of Chevy Chase, Maryland passed away on Friday, December 6, 2013. She was born in Toledo, Ohio on February 20, 1915 to Joseph and Elsie Conlin. She graduated from Holy Cross Academy (Toledo) and received a degree in medicine from Ohio State University. She was happily married to Robert Ralph Cross until his death in November 1996.
Margie loved the opera, the Arts, playing bridge and was an avid reader. She was a devoted mother of David (Mary) Cross and Barbara Douglass. Adored grandmother of Benjamin, Joseph and Sarah Cross and Aspen and Ambyr Douglass. Great-grandmother of three little girls.
A memorial mass will be held Monday, December 16 at 12 noon at St Peter's Catholic Church, Olney. Interment will be in St Gabriel's Cemetery, Potomac. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the ALS Association.

Published in The Washington Post on Dec. 12, 2013