Margaret Tracy Townsend (1946-2001)
|Margaret Tracy Townsend Bennington|
|Born:||23 Jan 1946 Detroit, Michigan|
|Died:||12 Sep 2005 Harbor Springs, Michigan|
|Siblings:||Margaret Tracy Townsend|
|Half Siblings:||John Benjamin Melching|
|Married:||6 Oct 1973 Harbor Springs, Michigan|
Petoskey News-Review, Wednesday, October 10, 2001:
Margaret "Marge" Tracy Bennington, 55, of Conway, died Oct. 10, 2001, at Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs. Pastor Larry Wood will officiate and interment will take place in Lakeview Cemetery.
Margaret was born Jan. 23, 1946, in Detroit, the daughter of Tracy and Jennie (Brubaker) Townsend. She attended Detroit Western and later graduated from Petoskey High School.
On Oct. 6, 1973, she married Clifford Bennington in Harbor Springs, and they have made their home in the Harbor Springs/Conway area since.
Margaret worked at Northern Michigan Hospital for 22 years in housekeeping and supply before transferring into the medical records department. She also worked at The Pier restaurant for many years.
She enjoyed computers and surfing the Internet. She also enjoyed flowers and gardening.
Margaret is survived by her husband; one son, Raymond and his wife, Tosha, of Pellston; three grandchildren, Kerstine, Corey and Brent; and one brother, Jack Melching, of Harbor Springs.
Friends may call from noon-2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, at the funeral home.
- Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
- BENNINGTON, Clifford & Margaret T.
- Date of Marriage: 10/6/1973
- Liber: 1973
- Folio: 207
- Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
- BENNINGTON, Margaret
- Date of Death: 10/10/2001
- Liber: 2001
- Folio: 379
- Place of Death: Petoskey, MI
- Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Index, Petoskey, Michigan:
- Bennington, Margaret "Marge" (Townsend)
- Age: 55
- Born: 1/23/1946
- Died: 10/10/2001
- Burial: 0/0/0000
- Cemetery: Lakeview, Harbor Springs
- Obituary: on file