Margaret Endicott Wetzel, 95, of Princeton, passed away quietly into the loving arms of her Father on Aug. 17, 2011.

Margaret was born in Crossville Ill. to Mary Elizabeth (Spencer) and Leslie David Endicott, Sr. on Dec. 26, 1915

She was a very devout Christian her entire life. She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Fort Branch and Daughters of Isabella, Circle 157. She quietly, gently and consistently lived her life helping and trying to inspire those around her.

She graduated from Crossville High School and Lockyear’s Business School. She was able to live in many states with her varied and fulfilling jobs when she was younger. She met the love of her life, Clarence, and they made their home in Marietta Ga. After retirement, they moved to Princeton. Clarence preceded her in death in 1999.

Left behind to cherish her memory are her daughter, Linda Jane (Bob) Kiesel;  granddaughter, Mary-Margaret (Jeremy) Christian; the shining star of her life, great-grandson, Tristan S. Christian, all of Fort Branch; her sister, Marjorie E. (Merlin) Kell of Carmi, Ill.; sister-in-law, Mary (L.D.) Endicott of Norris City, Ill.; and nieces-in-law, Ann Kell of ElCajon, Calif. and Marilyn Kell of San Antonio, Texas. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Leo Endicott, LD. Endicott, Jr, Infant bother, Endicott; and sisters, Marietta (Jerry) Henson, Margaret Catherine Endicott, nephews, Jack Kell and Larry Kell.

A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011 at Holy Cross Church in Fort Branch with burial to follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, Fort Branch.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011 at Stodghill Funeral Chapel in Ft. Branch. A prayer service and rosary will be at 7:30 p.m. during visitation.