Margaret G. Stokes, 86, entered into the Lord’s arms on April 29, 2013, at her home in Trego.
Margaret was born May 9, 1926, in the town of Barrow–In-Furness, England, to parents Charles and Margaret Love Day.
Margaret came to the United States in 1947 as a war bride. She was a member of the third order of St. Francis. She was committed to My Word of Today. She attended Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church for many years, until her health declined.
She is survived by her daughter Mary Acord of Trego; sons Douglas Fuller of Tulare, Calif.; and Larry Stokes of Fortine; she is the beloved “Nana” to eight grandchildren: Denise Escobar, Marlene Fuller, Don Tripp, Joshua Fuller, Paula Pitts, Sarah Fuller, Rebecca Brower, Caleb Fuller; 12 great grandchildren and the “great grandmamma” to one great-great grandson.
Margaret leaves behind many friends and acquaintances she has met along the way and through the years. She was loved and will be missed by all.
Services are Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Eureka.
Arrangements are by Schnackenberg & Nelson Funeral Home in Eureka