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Margaret Deabler

May 16, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI



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Clark Retirement Community
1551 Franklin St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
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Ball Park Floral
8 Valley Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 459-3409
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Life Story / Obituary


Margaret S. Deabler, age 105, of Grand Rapids, peacefully passed away at her home at Clark Retirement Community on Thursday morning, May 16, 2019. She was born in the spring of 1914 to Justus and Margaret Simpson in Scottdale PA. Margaret was preceded in death by her beloved husband Charles who died in 1995 and her daughter Barbara Rasmussen. She is survived by her daughter Carol (Tom) Davis of Charlotte, MI and by her daughter Barb’s husband Dr. John Rasmussen (Barb) of Petoskey, MI. Grandchildren: Julie Davis, Dr. Kevin (Allison) Davis, Daniel (Lisa) Rasmussen, Dean Rasmussen and Becky (Ryan) Friske and seven great-grandchildren. Margaret will be fondly remembered as a kind and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Margaret’s family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the compassionate staff at Clark Home for the loving care bestowed on Margaret’s behalf. Please consider making a memorial contribution in Margaret’s memory to Clark Retirement Community, (1551 Franklin St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506). Private family services are forthcoming. www.lifestorynet.com