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Margaret Jean King

September 11, 1921 - June 4, 2017

Margaret Jean King, 95, of Hillsdale passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017 at home. She was born September 11, 1921 in Jackson to Karl C. and Ilo A. (Merrick) Hersha. Margaret was preceded in death by two husbands, William Cox and Richard King.

She was a 1938 graduate of Litchfield High School. Margaret enjoyed family gatherings, bingo, euchre, gardening and bird watching. She bowled at L&J Lanes where she was on the same team for 49 years.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia M. Shepherd of Litchfield and Josephine M. Hawes of Hillsdale; son, Jim Cox of Gobles; sisters, Mary (Jack) Beach of North Adams, May (Barney) Chase of Litchfield; sister-in-law, Ann Hersha of Pioneer, Ohio; brother, James Hersha of Lansing; many nieces and nephews, 13 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren and 15 great- great grandchildren.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands and six siblings.

A Celebration of Life for Margaret Jean King will be Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 12:00 noon at the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Litchfield. Interment will be at a later date. Visitation is scheduled Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to Hospice of Hillsdale County or the Hillsdale Senior Center.



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Saturday, June 17, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Celebration of Life:
Saturday, June 17, 2017
12:00 PM
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