|Birth: ||unknown, USA|
|Death: ||Nov. 28, 2010|
Margaret F. Mathena, 66, of Roanoke, Va., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 23, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daily and Pearlie Mae Nowlin Mathena; and a brother, Marvin Mathena. Margaret has a degree in Child Development and was attending Virginia Western Community College earning a degree in Literature to write children's books. Surviving are her sons, Clifton D. Mathena and Timothy M. Mathena; nephews, Rocky M. Mathena, and Jeremiah Mathena and wife, Regina; and special great-nieces and nephew, Andria Mathena, Colin Mathena and Mikala Simmons, all of Roanoke. The family would like to thank Blue Ridge Cancer Care, especially Dr. Paul Richards and the care takers at Berkshire Health Care Center and Roanoke Memorial Hospital for their care and support. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in her name. A Memorial Service celebrating Margaret's life will be held 4 p.m. on Friday, November 26, 2010, in the chapel at Simpson Funeral Home with Pastor Fred Ellsworth officiating. Arrangements handled by Simpson Funeral Home and Crematory, 540-366-0707.
Published in Roanoke Times on November 24, 2010
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Originally Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Nov 24, 2010
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