Mrs. Margaret Emma Diedrich peacefully passed away Monday afternoon, at her home in Chapel Hill, NC, while surrounded by her family.
Margaret was born in Bureau County, IL, daughter to the late Virgil Roush and Stella Gunning Roush.
She is survived by her daughter, JoEllen Munsee and her husband, William, of Chapel Hill; her granddaughter, Suzanne and husband, Vince Allen; her grandson, David Munsee ;her great-grandchildren, Drew & Matt Allen; her sister, Bernadine Brumas, of Moline, IL; along with many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, two brothers and three sisters.
A funeral mass will be held 3:15PM, Friday September 19, 2014 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, with Fr. James Labosky presiding. A viewing will commence at 2:15PM. The family will receive friends following the service.
Mrs. Diedrich will be buried in Kewanee, IL.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the U.S.O. or The Wounded Warriors Project.
Hall-Wynne Griffin Chapel is serving the Diedrich family. Please place online condolences at www.hallwynne.com.