MARGARET K. MEHAFFY
Mrs. Margaret K. Mehaffy, 93, of the Good Samaritan Home, Quincy, died at 8:20 p.m. Saturday (March 31, 2012) in Good Samaritan Home.
Born June 3, 1918 in Hurdland, Missouri, Margaret was the daughter of James and Cliffie Scott Kilbride. She married John R. Cashman in January 1942. He preceded her in death in July, 1975. She married Edward J. Mehaffy in November, 1985. He preceded her in death in March, 1994.
An excellent seamstress, Margaret worked doing alterations at Roderick Miller women's clothing store.
A longtime member of Madison Park Christian Church, Margaret was active with Worthwhile Sunday School Class.
Survivors include two step sons, Tom Mehaffy (Karol) of Bowen, IL and John Mehaffy (Patty) of Branson, MO; a step daughter-in-law, Marilyn Mehaffy of Quincy; seven step-grandchildren Tammy Ehresman (Keith) of Quincy, Corey Mehaffy (Priscilla) of Moberly, MO, Jennifer Taylor (Jeff) of Ballwin, MO, Jason Mehaffy (Whitney) of Chambersburg, IL, Jami Seggelke (Jason) of Macomb, IL, John Mehaffy (Judi) of Quincy, and Mike Mehaffy (Andrea) of Chatham, IL; eleven step-great grandchildren, Jordan Mehaffy, Allison Ehresman, Emily Ehresman, Elise Ehresman, Amy Ehresman, Dempsey Mehaffy, Anya Mehaffy, Ian Mehaffy, Lauren Mehaffy, Emma Mehaffy and Drew Mehaffy; a brother, Robert Kilbride of Morton, IL; two sisters, Verna Hamlin (Roland) of Hurdland, MO and Lenora Humphries of Summerfield, FL; a sister-in-law, LaVeta Laird of Quincy; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands; a brother, Francis Kilbride; and a step son, Mick Mehaffy.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with Pastor Keith Ehresman officiating. Burial will be in Quincy Memorial Park.
Visitation will be held Wednesday morning from 10:00 untilthe time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Madison Park Christian Church, Good Samaritan Home or the Blessing Foundation for Hospice.