April 25, 1948 – January 9, 2021
Margaret Newbury, 72, of Deland, Florida passed away on January 9, 2021. She was born on April 25, 1948 in Buffalo, New York to the late George and Ruth Newbury. Margaret earned her bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Florida. She then went on to earn her master’s degree and became an ordained minister. After graduation, Margaret taught in the Duval County School System for several years. Margaret truly found her calling in missionary work, teaching children in the Philippines. Upon her retirement she returned to Florida. Margaret was a devoutly religious woman who loved serving the Lord. She also had a soft spot for her beloved cats. Survivors include her brother, Robert, and his wife Sigrid Newbury; sister, Susan, and her husband Keith Eatman, and her loving church family. Donations in her memory may be made to the charity of your choice.