OBITUARY

Margaret Atchison

June 15, 1915July 3, 2019

Margaret Catherine (Hutton) Atchinson, age 104, died on July 3rd in her home in Ephrata, Washington. She was born on June 15th, 1915 in Brantford, Ontario and proudly served in the Canadian Army during WWII. Margaret married her husband of 55 years, William “Bert” Atchison on December 16, 1948. Together they raised 5 children in Snohomish, Washington and were lifetime members of St. John’s Episcopal Church. Margaret loved to sew and taught this skill to her daughters. She enjoyed completing knitting projects and gave away many beautiful afghans to family members over the years. She was an active member of the Horseshoe Grange, Soap Lake Garden Club, Columbia Basin Iris Society and the Masquers Theater Group. Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, husband four sisters and three brothers. She is survived by her children: Brookes Atchison (Glenda), Caroline Novak, Albert Atchison (Aliene), Belinda Chambers and Bill Hutton. She also leaves behind 12 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was greatly loved and will be missed by family and friends. Graveside service will be held Friday, July 26th at 2pm in Abbey View Memorial Park at 3601 Alaska Road in Brier, WA. Memorial Service to follow at Horseshoes Grange. In lieu of flowers, remembrance can be made to Seattle Children’s Hospital.

Services

26 July

Graveside Service

2:00 pm

Abbey View Cemetery

3601 Alaska Rd.
Brier, Washington 98036

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