Margaret Jones McNamara
February 16, 1907 ‒ November 10, 2002
Margaret Jones McNamara, age 95 of Delaware died Sunday morning, November 10, 2002 at Morning View Care Center, Sunbury.
She was born on February 16, 1907 near Bellpoint to the late Daniel and Alma Thomas Jones. A lifelong area resident and Graduate of Bellpoint High School, Class of 1925. Margaret had been an elementary school teacher for the St. Mary’s, Delaware City, and Delaware County Schools.
Member of St. Mary Church, Women’s Civic Club, Arts & Crafts Club, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Cosmopolitan Club.
Survived by Daughters: Teresa (Lawrence) Reilly of Hendersonville, N.C., Cleone Gabel of Los Angeles, CA, 14 Grandchildren, 22 Great-Grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband of 58 years: Thomas G. McNamara on Dec. 19, 1988, Daughter: Patricia Parker on Dec. 28, 1999, Sisters:
Clara Jones Peffers, Cleo Jones and Maudelle Jones.
Friends may call Thursday 5-8 p.m., with prayer service 5:00 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., (SR 36), Delaware. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday 10:00 a.m., Fr. Kevin Kavanagh Celebrant. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Delaware.
Memorial Contributions can be made to St. Mary Church or Vista Care Hospice Foundation, 4041 N. High Street, Suite 300, Columbus, Ohio 43214.