November 24 2012: MESSERSMITH, Margarita S.



On November 22, 2012 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of Donald H. Messersmith; mother of Mary (William) Cather, Donna (Steve) Jones, Betsy (Mark) Murray, and Heidi (Hjarman) Cordero; grandmother of Nicholas, Gregory, Melanie, Amelia, Rebecca, Margarita, and Carissa; sister of Paul and Walter Sherertz. Also survived by many loving family members and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, November 28, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m., where prayers will be held at 7:30 p.m. Private Interment Ottawa Hills Memorial Park, Toledo, Ohio. Memorial Service will also be held at Marvin Memorial United Methodist Church, 33 University Blvd, East, Silver Spring, MD, on Saturday, December 8, at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Audubon Naturalist Society, Crowder/Messersmith Conservation Fund, 8940 Jones Mill Rd. Chevy Chase, MD 20815.

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Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Phone: 301.593.9500