|Death: ||May 26, 2009|
Margaret D. Buchholtz, age 77, of Crestview, Fla., passed away May 26, 2009, at a local nursing facility.
Mrs. Buchholtz moved to Crestview in 2006 from Panama City, Fla., where she had lived since 1979. Mrs. Buchholtz was active in The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and her community, where she volunteered hundreds of hours at Gulf Coast Medical Center. She was also an avid bridge player with groups such as the Newcomers.
Mrs. Buchholtz is survived by one daughter, Gretchen K. Norris and husband Bob of Crestview; two sons, Walter F. Buchholtz and wife Janet of Sugarland, Texas, and Eric W. Buchholtz and wife Barbara of Cary, N.C.; seven grandchildren, Byron and wife Michelle, Jason, Ryan, Kristen, Kira, Zachary and Devon; and one great-granddaughter, Audrey.
Mrs. Buchholtz was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Walter Buchholtz; a brother, William Dieterich; and sister, Lenore Ardan.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, June 20, at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Kent Forest Lawn Funeral Home with the Rev. Wes Toncre officiating.
Inurnment will follow in the Chapel of Love Mausoleum, Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Margaret's name be made to the American Heart Association.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Benton House Assisted Living and Shoal Creek Rehabilitation Center for the kindness they shared with Margaret during her stay at their facilities.
Kent Forest Lawn, 2403 Harrison Ave., Panama City, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in the Northwest Florida Daily News from 6/16/2009 - 6/17/2009
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Record added: Jun 16, 2009
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