Margaret L. Durbin
GAMBIER — Margaret L. Durbin, 91, of Monroe Mills Road, Gambier, passed away Friday morning, March 21, 2008, in Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon.
She was born Dec. 7, 1916, in Mount Vernon, a daughter of the late Archie E. and Sarah Agnes (Champion) Beal. Margaret was a homemaker and a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon. She was also a former member of the Moose Lodge.
Margaret is survived by her loving children, Paul T. Durbin and David (Diane) Durbin, both of Gambier, and Paddy Boyd of Mount Vernon; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren; and a niece, Kay (Lanny) Rorick of Clarksburg, W.Va.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Paul A. Durbin, in 1999; and a brother, Kenneth Beal.
The family will receive friends Monday, March 24, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High St., Mount Vernon. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, March 25, at 11 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Monsignor Carl P. Clagett as celebrant. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Mount Vernon. Reciting of the rosary will follow the visitation on Monday at the funeral home with Sister Jean Welling.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 303 E. High St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.