Margaret 'Marty' A. McElgunn
Published on -1/8/2013, 9:28 AM
Margaret "Marty" A. McElgunn, 76, Dodge City, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City.
She was born Feb. 24, 1936, in Meade County to Louis Alva and Nelle Mae (Lawson) Bradley. She was a graduate of St. Mary of the Plains High School in Dodge City.
She married Richard J. "Mac" McElgunn on Jan. 4, 1958, in Dodge City. He preceded her in death Aug. 1, 2000. She was a certified professional insurance woman and worked in insurance claims for 25 years.
Survivors include a son, Louis "Lou" McElgunn, Dodge City; two daughters, Mary Trent and husband, Wes, Dodge City, and Johnna Lambert and husband, Chris, Palco; a brother, Joe Bradley, Fowler; two sisters, Judy Post, Dodge City, and Mary Helen Soba, Fowler; a brother-in-law, Francis McElgunn and wife, Peggy, Shawnee; a sister-in-law, Kathleen McElgunn, Dodge City; seven grandchildren, Zach McElgunn, Morgan McElgunn, Jessie Trent, Cole Trent, Lauren Lambert, Marissa Lambert and Taylor Lambert; a great-grandson, Cayden McElgunn; and numerous nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by a son, Lawrence Joseph McElgunn.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Dodge City; private family burial will be at a later date. Cremation has taken place.
There will be no public viewing. Friends can sign the register until 7 p.m. Tuesday at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City.
A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Hospice of the Prairie or the Ford County Humane Society, both in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com.