Margaret E. Craig

Margaret E. Craig, age 80 of Maryville, IL, born December 1, 1932 in Buckner, IL, passed away at 6:40 pm Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL.

She was a retired bank teller and was employed by many banks over her career.  Margaret was a certified clown and volunteered in hospitals and nursing homes.  She was a member of First Baptist Church of Maryville, past member of the Red Hat Society, and Betta Sigma Phi – Collinsville and Florida.  She enjoyed playing bridge and other card games, a skilled and avid golfer, and dog lover.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Marion Brown and Ottie nee McMahon Brown; spouse, Richard Craig; and three brothers:  Raymond, Charles and John.

Margaret is survived by her four children:  Pat (Al) Roseboom of Boca Raton, FL, Richard (Lisa) Craig of Glen Carbon, IL, Jim (Karen) Craig of Newtown, CT, and Jean (Will) Edwards of Highland, IL; nine grandchildren:  Andrea (Ben) Donsbach of Arnold, MO, Miranda Ramirez of Highland, IL, Laura Craig of Berwyn, IL, Ryan (Bo) Roseboom of Boynton Beach, FL, Zachary (Miriam) Roseboom of Coral Springs, FL, Christopher Edwards of Caseyville, IL, Josh Roseboom of Boca Raton, FL, Becca Edwards of Highland, IL, and Sarah Craig of Newtown, CT; seven great grandchildren; and her sister, Ruth Clark of Elkville, IL.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Friday, April 19, 2013 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, 2800 North Center Street, Maryville.

Funeral service will be at 11am Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Jones officiating.  Private burial.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 5 Schiber Court #C, Maryville, IL 62062; First Baptist Church of Maryville, 7110 State Route 162, P.O. Box 309, Maryville, IL 62062; or Maryville Community Library, 8 Schiber Court, Maryville, IL 62062.

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