Margaret E. Herren
December 22, 1934 ‒ September 05, 2017
Margaret E. Herren, 82, of Springfield, OH and formerly of Delaware County, passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at the Springfield Region Medical Center.
She was born on December 22, 1934 in Columbus, daughter of the late John and Mildred (Borrows) Ferguson. Margaret had lived in Delaware County from the early 1970’s into the 1980’s and then moved to St. Petersburg, FL where she lived for fourteen years. She then came back to Ohio and settled in the Centerburg area. While residing in Ohio, Margaret worked as a waitress at the former Wyandot Inn in Columbus and also the Hamburger Inn in Delaware. She had attended the Grace Baptist Church in Delaware. She enjoyed being around and talking with people. She also liked working on puzzles, painting, sudoku, find a word, euchre and bingo. Her favorite actors were Rock Hudson and Clint Eastwood and her favorite dog name was “Spot”. She loved to cook and especially enjoyed cooking for the entire family on all the holidays.
Surviving are her two sons, Alvert ”Butch” Collins, Jr. of Mount Gilead and Walt (Karen) Herren of Marengo; two daughters, Paris ”Lynn” Elicker of Cardington and Brenda Stamp (Greg) of Geneseo, IL; eight grandchildren, Kenneth Dennison, Nathan (Amanda) Northrup, Brianna Etzel (Jake), August Stamp, Forrest Stamp, Dalton Stamp, Amanda Lavender (Kirk) and Jennifer Durbin (John); twelve great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild; her brother, Jack (Chris) Ferguson of Westerville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents that preceded her in death are four sisters, Betty, Patty, Mary and JoAnn; one grandson, Keith Dennison; and a great grandson, Preston Dennison.
A celebration of Margaret’s life will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 5-8 pm, in the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center is honored to be serving the family of Margaret Herren.
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