BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. - Margaret B. Stiffler, 95, passed away Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer.
Margaret was born July 4, 1918, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She was the daughter of Sara and William McCulloch. She came to the United States with her family when she was 4 years old.
Margaret was employed as the youth division secretary at the Warren YMCA during the 1950s and 1960s. Her husband, Samuel Stiffler, volunteered years of service to the YMCA of Warren as the youth handicraft supervisor and summer camp counselor. She retired when her husband was transfered to Dayton for his job as an air traffic controller.
Margaret B. Stiffler
She enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family.
Her husband, Samuel H. Stiffler, preceded her in death.
She will be deeply missed by her two sons, Dr. Paul (Marty) Stiffler of Highland Park, Ill., and Wayne (Charlene) Stiffler of Warren; four grandsons, Craig (Nina) Stiffler of Makati City, Philippines, Dr. Kirk (Dr. Saira) Stiffler of Hudson, Andrew Stiffler of Portland, Ore., and Scott (Elizabeth) Stiffler of Chicago; five great-grandsons; two great-granddaughters; and one great-great-granddaughter. She also leaves behind two stepgranddaughters, Julia Hill of Carlsbad, Calif., and Amy Boggs of Sacramento, Calif.; eight stepgreat-grandchildren; two stepgreat-great-grandsons; five nieces and two nephews.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at Vandercher and Dick Funeral Home in Buffalo, N.Y.