Margo J. Burroughs, 77, of LaGrange, IN, died Friday, June 18, 2010 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital in LaGrange.
A lifetime LaGrange County resident, Mrs. Burroughs graduated with the class of 1951 from LaGrange High School. She was a homemaker and worked for twenty-four years at Duo-Therm/Dometic in LaGrange. She was a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church and Sylvan Chapter #251 Order of Eastern Star, both in LaGrange.
Mrs. Burroughs was born on January 29, 1933 in Sturgis, MI to Leon R. and Merna (Ridley) Paulus. On April 5, 1953 in LaGrange, IN she married Robert G. Burroughs, Jr. He survives in LaGrange.
Also surviving are two daughters and a son-in-law, Cathy Schweitzer of Whitehouse, TN, Bobbi and Dick Craig of LaGrange; three sons and daughters-in-law, Tom and Kate Burroughs of Indianapolis, IN, Dave and Jenny Burroughs of Shipshewana, IN, Mike and Cathy Burroughs of Howe, IN; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and a sister and brother-in-law, Carol “Cap” and Roger Olds of Sturgis, MI.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Mary “Joni” Mendez.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 10:00 am at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 797 N. Detroit St., LaGrange, IN with Rev. Sandy Hutchens officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in LaGrange, IN.
Visitation will be on Monday, June 21, 2010 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at Frurip-May Funeral Home, 309 W. Michigan St., LaGrange, IN with an Order of Eastern Star Service at 7:30 pm.
Memorials may be made to Parkview Home Health and Hospice or Mt. Zion Lutheran Church.
Read Margo Burroughs's Obituary and Guestbook on www.fruripmayfuneralhome.com.