January 12, 2022

Margaret Louise Erby, 72, of La Grange, Missouri, died January 3, 2022 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois.

Margaret was born March 12, 1949 in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of the late Virgil and Dolores Margaret Ketts Erby.

She retired from the Department of Defense after 35 years. She was a beloved scout leader and enjoyed building puzzles, reading her bible and watching Hallmark Christmas movies. She was Margie to many, but Aunt Margie to many more.

Margaret is survived by her sisters, Mary (Richard) Beavers, Lois (Billy) Hall and Janet Bradley; several nieces and nephews, Dawn Erby-Bridges, Thomas (Angie) Bradley and Amanda Blankenship; her beloved great nieces and nephews; Katelynn, Emily, Richard, Nadine, Wyatt and Spencer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and her brother.
Graveside services were held January 10, 2022 at Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens, 2000 N. Pennsylvania Ave., St. Louis, MO 63133. Pallbearers: Matthew Erby, Steven M. Erby, Preston Greer, Richard Evans and Cory Bridges
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to Canton R-V PTO.

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