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Margaret A. David

Margaret David, age 96, passed away peacefully on March 10, 2023.

She was born in 1927 in Kearney, New Jersey. She was the second oldest of 5 children. After graduating from high school, she went to work for TWA in their office. She met her husband Vernon when she was 21 and got married soon after. They were married for 60 years before his passing. Margaret taught at Goldey Beacom College and at Delaware Tech in Wilmington. She also worked in the Prison Ministry and held various board positions over the years. In addition, she was the past President of the Delaware Genealogical Society.

She was predeceased by her husband Vernon and her son Douglas. Margaret is survived by her son Brian and his wife Niury, by her daughter Christina and her husband Jack. She is also survived by grandchildren Neil, Brian, Nina, Alex, James, Margaret and great grandchildren Lincoln and Marie Belle.

Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Faithful Friends or the Sunday Breakfast Mission.

Funeral Services

Interment will be private.


    Janice Adams lit a candle and writes,
    Peggy, I am thankful for all the love & care you have shown me in my life . Thank God for you, Doug & your famiy. You are in my prayers. Love janice
    03/15/2023 08:51 pm
    Sharon Jennelly writes,
    Margaret David was always so sweet and had such a kind heart. Your dearly departed was an inspiration to many. Know that loving thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time.❤️
    03/18/2023 02:40 pm
    Irene Monley, past president of Delaware Genealogical Society writes,
    Margaret was involved with DGS for more than ten years, service as president and in many other roles. She was an important member of our community, and we will miss her. Our sympathies to her family.
    03/19/2023 02:34 pm

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