Aug. 7, 1910 - Oct. 1, 2012
Margaret C. Watters, age 102, of Clinton, died Monday Oct. 1, 2012, at Mercy Living Center North, Clinton. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4th, at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Thursday 10:00 a.m. until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Margaret was born on Aug. 7, 1910, in Oxford Mills, IA, the daughter of Fred and Clara (Chandler) Eskelson. She worked as a beautician in Maquoketa for many years before moving to Clinton and working at the Clinton Garment Factory. She was a member of Chancy Lutheran Church.
Margaret enjoyed sewing, oil painting and crafts.
Margaret is survived by her four children, Anna (Bill) Hansen of Clinton, Allen (Laddie) Watters of Sun City, AZ, Barbara (Bill) Blount of Mulberry, AR, and Robert (Patricia) Watters of Clinton; 15 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 8 great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, Donald Eskelson of Ozark, AR.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Donna Lee.
Death date: Oct. 1, 2012
Aug. 7, 1910 - Oct. 1, 2012
- Gary S. Trodick
- Dean Brian Dahlin
- Robert D. Stone
- Bradley H. Giddings
- Marcella G. Johnson MOUNT CARROLL, Ill. -- Marcella G. Johnson, 80, of Mount Carroll, died Sunday, at her home. Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Saints John and Catherine Catholic Church in Mount Carroll, with the Rev. Father Dennis Atto, pastor o
- Ethan Edwin Rutenbeck Ethan Edwin Rutenbeck July 12, 1918 - June 13, 2013 IOWA CITY -- Ethan Edwin Rutenbeck, 94, died June 13, 2013, at his granddaughter's home in Iowa City. He was born July 12, 1918, at his family home near Lost Nation, Iowa, to Edwin and Viola Rutenb
- Julie Ann Hutchins MERCED, Calif. -- Julie Ann Hutchins, 47, died Sunday at Hy-Lond Health Care Center in Merced after a brief illness. The family will receive relatives and friends at Schultz Funeral Home, DeWitt, from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. Funeral services will be hel
- Allan D. Rickertsen Clinton Allan D. Rickertsen Allan D. Rickertsen, 69, of Clinton, died Monday at Mercy Medical Center North. Arrangements are pending with Lemke Funeral Homes.
- Mildred L. Clapp Mildred L. Clapp March 22, 1920 - June 15, 2013 CLINTON -- Mildred L. Clapp, 93, of Clinton, and formerly of Toronto and Oxford Junction, died on Saturday morning at Bickford Cottage in Clinton, Iowa. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June
- Maurice "Mike" J. Oestreich Maurice "Mike" J. Oestreich Dec. 27, 1932 - June 17, 2013 CLINTON -- Maurice "Mike" J. Oestreich, 80, of Clinton, passed away, Monday, June 17, 2013 surrounded by his family at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport. Private Family Services will be W
- More Obituaries Headlines