Margaret Mary Croden
May 15, 1939 – April 22, 2021
Margaret Mary Croden was born May 15, 1939 in Visalia, California; the daughter of William Thomas Croden and Juliaette Amelia Croden, née Weishar.
She went to George McCann elementary school and graduated from Redwood High School in Visalia in 1957. She worked as a legal secretary starting in 1958 and received her certificate as a Professional Legal Secretary from the National Association of Legal Secretaries in 1971.
Margaret Croden was a long-time member of the Visalia chapter of Catholic Daughters of the Americas, the Court of the Little Flower.
She loved photography and traveling. Her favorite place to travel was Hawaii. She also like cruises in the Caribbean and she traveled to Europe and Israel.
Most important in her life was being loving Aunt Maggi to her three nephews.
She is survived by, her younger sister Cecelia Marie Esquivel and her nephews, Cris, Michael and Gabriel.
- Cecelia Marie Croden (Severo Esquivel), Sister
- Cris Croden-Esquivel, Nephew
- Michael Esquivel, Nephew
- Gabriel Esquivel, Nephew
- Cris Croden-Esquivel, Honorary Pallbearer
- Michael Esquivel, Honorary Pallbearer
- Gabriel Esquivel, Honorary Pallbearer
- Mary Ellen Coffelt, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
- Leann Romanazzi, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
- Linda Hawkins, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
- Nijmeh Mitri, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
- Karen Wallen, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
- Patti Cornelius, Catholic Daughters Honorary Pallbearer
Mass of Christian Burial
St Mary's Church
Visalia Public Cemetery