---- — OTTUMWA — Margaret Elaine Stagers, 72, of 233 Wildwood Dr., died at 5:17 a.m. November 16, 2013 at Hospice House in Ottumwa.
She was born February 26, 1941 in Ottumwa to Daniel and Betty Orman Moll. She married Donald R. "Dick" Stagers on February 26, 1971 and lived in Douds, IA until 1987 when they moved to Ottumwa.
Margy had worked at Easters Foods in Fairfield for close to 30 years. She was a caring and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She liked to bowl, travel and cook and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Surviving is her husband, Dick; three sons, Dan (Irene) Stagers of Borger, TX, Rick (Missy) Stagers of San Antonio, TX and Mike Stagers of Ottumwa; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; a sister, Joyce Callas of Ottumwa; three nieces; one nephew; an aunt and several cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Larry Moll and a grandson of Michael Stagers.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Reece Funeral Home with Father Bernie Weir officiating.Cremation will follow the service.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen For the Cure.