Margaret, 89, died peacefully with family at her side August
30 in Stayton. She was born in Milton-Freewater, third child
to Frank and Amanda Shinkle. Margaret lived in California and
Colorado until settling back in Stayton and began working as
an assistant Librarian at Stayton Public Library for several
years. She was a member of New Life Four Square Church in
Stayton. Margaret loved flowers,
animals, chocolate and books, for which she was an avid
She is survived by
brother: Jim Shinkle of Belton, TX.; sisters: Barbara
Hitchcock of Sublimity and Frances Shinkle of Stayton; and
many nieces and nephews. Margaret was preceded in death by two
sisters, Elinor and Nancy and son Jim Horner.
A private family
graveside will be held at Union Hill Cemetery in Sublimity.
Special thanks to Woodside Care Home, for the wonderful care
you gave to Margaret. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.