Margaret S. Holton

August 02, 1971 ‒ March 11, 2012

Columbus formerly of Delaware, Ohio

Margaret S. Holton, age 40 of Columbus and formerly of Delaware passed away Sunday, March 11, 2012 at Riverside Methodist Hospital following a two month illness.

She was born on August 2, 1971 in Los Angeles, California and was a member of Delaware Hayes High School Class of 1989. A resident of the Columbus area for the past 15 years, she was employed as senior fraud analyst for the Dublin office of CenturyLink.

Compassionate and loyal she was a comforting friend to all. She enjoyed reading mysteries and collecting coffee mugs and cups. Forever strong willed, she was never afraid to give you a piece of her mind. Indeed a friend, she was always there to talk too. Margaret will be remembered as a wonderful mom who treasured spending time with family.

She is survived by her husband: Richard ‘Rick” Holton whom she married May 24, 1997, daughter Sydney Holton, brother Andrew R. (Beth) Hill of Columbus, sister Andrea R. Hill of Columbus, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother Nancy Jo (Terry) Straughn in 1997.

Friends may pay their respects Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware. Services will be held Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home and burial will follow in Kingwood Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions can be made to her daughter Sydney.

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