Margaret Olson Langham

LEWISTOWN – Margaret Olson Langham, 96, formerly of South Dorcas Street, Lewistown, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Ohesson Manor.

Born Jan. 20, 1916, in South Fork, she was a daughter of the late Otto and Agnes (Robertson) Olson.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Norman F. Langham; her daughter, Joan E. Stroup; and siblings, John A. and Walter R. Olson, Dorothy Goss, Grace Engle and Marion Olson.

Margaret is survived by a daughter, Lois J. Langham, of Bernville.

She worked in the spinning department at American Viscose Corporation, later working as a nurse’s aide on the surgical floor of the Lewistown Hospital.

Margaret was devoted to her family and extended family and enjoyed being “grandma” to generations of extended family.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Barr Funeral Home Inc., 120 Logan St., Lewistown, with the Rev. Robert Zorn officiating. Interment will be held in Juniata Memorial Park.

It is requested that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Alzheimer Association Greater PA Chapter, 3544 N Progress Ave., Suite 205, Harrisburg, PA 17110, or Ohesson Manor, 276 Green Ave., Lewistown, PA, 17044.

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