Mackey, Margaret

Written by David Green.

Margaret E. Mackey, 89, formerly of Hudson, Mich., died April 13, 2007 in Port Orange, Fla., at the home of her daughter, Carla.

She was born Nov. 7, 1917 in Medina Township, to Herbert and Sarah (Lester) Borton. She married Carl Mackey on Feb. 24, 1941, and he preceded her in death in 1948.

Margaret graduated from Morenci High School in 1934. She retired from the Adrian Training School in Adrian in 1982 and moved to Florida in 1989. She was a member of Tomoka United Methodist Church. She enjoyed the Atlanta Braves, playing bingo and many crafts.

In addition to her daughter, Carla, Margaret is survived by a son-in-law, Judd Green; two grandchildren, Carl Mackey of San Diego, Calif. and Gina Mackey of Seattle, Wash.; and two great-grandchildren, Shannon and Forest Mackey.

Margaret will be buried in Medina Cemetery.

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