Margaret Stilson Irish

Margaret Stilson Irish, 90, of Whitehall, Montana died Oct. 10, 2017. Margaret, born in Lewistown, Montana to Caroline (Hruska) and Arthur Stilson, passed away in her home. Margaret was recently diagnosed with gallbladder cancer.

Until her illness, Margaret was an active member in her community and served as the Whitehall Senior Center president. Margaret retired after 25 years of providing and supervising the care of residents at the Boulder Developmental Center. She had her own small business for many years – Irish Crafts. She loved to crochet rugs, make rhubarb pies and spend time enjoying her yard.

Margaret loved her family and is survived by her five children, Connie, David, Karoll, Rachel and Jennifer; 15 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Margaret will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14, at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Whitehall. A vigil is planned for Friday evening at 5 p.m.



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