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Margaret Cartwright

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Margaret Cartwright

Green Bay - Margaret Cartwright, 91, Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Angel's Touch Assisted Living in De Pere. She was surrounded by the love and prayers of her extensive family. Margaret was born to John Irving and Martha Griffin on December 14, 1926 in Big Spring, WI. She graduated from Wisconsin Dells High School and married the love of her life, Ted Cartwright, on December 12, 1945. Margaret and Ted lived most of their seventy years of married life in Fond du Lac, WI. They moved to Green Bay in 2004.

Margaret was an active member of St. Patrick's and St. Joseph's Parishes in Fond du Lac. For 21 years, she was the Intensive Care Unit Clerk at St. Agnes Hospital. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking, her pets, family camping and was an avid supporter of St. Mary Springs Academy, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.

Survivors include her five children: Rita (Bob Last), Marion (Craig Smith), Norine (Russ Olson), Dave (Laura) Cartwright and Ann (Tom Simon); ten grandchildren: Chris (Cynthia) Last, Mike (Aimee) Last, Eric (Becky) Smith, Arleigh Smith, Halsey Smith, Veronica Olson, Kaelyn Olson, Graham (Haley) Simon, Hope Simon and Andrew Simon; seven great-grandchildren: Elijah Last, Eden Last, Trinity Last, Malachi Last, Samuel Last, Griffin Last and Murphy Last; numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Family and friends may visit St. Mary Help of Christians Church, N565 County Road A, Briggsville, WI on Friday, May 18, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., followed at 11:00am by a Catholic Mass officiated by Fr. Gary Krahenbuhl. Burial and luncheon will follow at the church. The full obituary can be found at

Memorials in Margaret's name can be directed to St. Mary's Springs Academy, 255 County Rd. K, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 or to a . Memorials in Margaret's name can be directed to St. Mary's Springs Academy, 255 County Rd. K, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 or to a .
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on May 15, 2018
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