Margaret E. Wigington, age 81, of Upper Arlington, Ohio, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio. She was born Sept. 10, 1931, in Marion, Kan., daughter of the late Frank E. and Eldena (Williamson) Willey.
A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, Margaret will be dearly missed by her husband of 61 years, Ronald L.; her children, Carol (Michael) Lauber, David (Patricia) Wigington and Brian (Yvonne) Wigington; her beloved grandchildren, Steve, Melinda, Christina, Tiffany, Shannon, Caitlin, Zachary, Breanna, Taylor, Jordan, Ashleigh, Gabriel and Isaac; other relatives and many friends.
Margaret was preceded in death by her daughter Linda Lucas and twin brothers, Elden and Welden Willey.
She was an active member and leader of the crafts group at the Upper Arlington Senior Center and active in the women’s crafts group at North Congregational Church. She loved all kinds of crafts especially knitting and cross-stitching. In her spare time, Margaret was avid in family genealogy searches and traveling/cruises.
Visitation was Friday at Schroedinger Northwest Chapel, Columbus, Ohio. Funeral service was Saturday at the chapel. Interment followed at Kingwood Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Upper Arlington Senior Association, c/o UA Senior Center, 1945 Ridgecliff Road, Columbus, OH 43221, in her memory. Please visit http://www.schoedinger.com to send condolences to her family.