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Margaret (Millea) Weatherby

Jul 24, 2008

GRETNA, NE — Memorial Mass for Margaret Weatherby will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 25, at St. Patrick’s Church in Gretna, NE.

Margaret R. (Millea) Weatherby was born in Emmetsburg, Sept. 26, 1937. She married Don Weatherby in Pitman, NJ, in 1960, where they resided until moving to Avalon.

For over 20 years Margaret resided in Margate, NJ, often participating in events at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, which she attended faithfully.

Professionally, Margaret spent over 43 years as a Registered Nurse, reveling in the practice and care of patients. She graduated as President of her class from St. John’s School of Nursing in Huron, SD.

Survived by her children Joseph, Martin (Akiyo), Elizabeth, Michael (Patti), grandchildren, Kevin, Natalie, Sean, Elizabeth, Kaiya, Nami, and great grandchild Jaimee. Siblings, William, Michael (Diane) Omaha, Dr. Roger (Prudence) Rapid City, SD, Holly Bulger (Jim) Chicago, Rita Riley (Robert) Des Moines, Julie Winkel (Eldon) Algona, Naomi Lynch (Thomas) Homewood, IL, Joan Belda (John) Sun Prairie, WI and Geri Zilm (Robert) Soquel, CA. Brother-in-law Bernard Gagne, Lisle, IL, and sister-in-law Nora Millea, Denison.

Preceded in death by husband Don; parents, William and Mary (Mahoney) Millea; and siblings John and Betty.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: St. Charles Borremeo Church – Building Fund, 19251 Chandler St., Gretna, NE 68028

Hospice House, 7415 Cedar St., Omaha, NE 68124