OTTUMWA — Margaret Jean Milligan, 87, formerly of 102 W. Finley Ave., died at 10:35 a.m. October 6, 2013, at The Good Samaritan Society - Ottumwa.
She was born August 16, 1926, in Ottumwa to Leon and Margaret Jean Myers Lane.
Margaret lived in Ottumwa all of her life and worked 15 years for Canteen Service Company on Richmond Avenue. She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church.
Surviving are a niece, Connie Nahoolewa of Ft. Worth, Texas; four nephews, Steve, Mike and Drew Watkins, all of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Mark Watkins of Lewiston, Idaho; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Beverly Watkins.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday with the family present from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may be made to The Good Samaritan Society – Ottumwa.