THORNTON, Margaret Louise

THORNTON, Margaret Louise, 94, of Pickerington, OH, formerly of Bellaire, passed away on November 7, 2012 at Mt. Carmel Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert, son, Ronald, and daughter, Virginia.

She was the daughter of Thomas and Louise Masters and sister to Mildred, Rhea, Paul, Russell, and Raymond, all deceased.

She is survived by daughters, Laura (Jerry, deceased) Davis, Dorothy (Noel) Smithers, and Jeanne (Lou) Postage. She has 12 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Margaret was involved in many community organizations during her time in Bellaire. She loved to play euchre. She was a strong, confident, loving and ornery woman. She adored all of her grandchildren and was always surrounded by pictures of them.

Arrangements are by Toothman Funeral Home, 141 S. Marietta Street, St. Clairsville, OH 43959.

Visitation will be Friday, November 9th from 4-8 p.m. Funeral service will be Saturday, November 10th at 1 p.m. Burial to follow at Davis Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Violet Township Fire Fighters Association, 8700 Refugee Road, Pickerington OH 43147.