Neponset – Margaret L. Wallace-Painter, 60, of Neponset, passed away at 5:21 a.m. Monday, August, 25, 2014, at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
Margaret was born January 23, 1954, in Peoria, IL, the daughter of Elam and Lura Osborn Hamilton.
Surviving are two sons, David (Sheri) Painter and Jeremy (Nicole) Painter, both of Bradford; three daughters, Valerie Painter of Toulon, Katy (Jeremy) Loibl of Neponset, and Amber Mangus of Toulon; 10 grandchildren, Jacob, Ethan, Samantha, Mark, Megan, Freddy, Julianna, Aiden, Christian, and Leah; one great-granddaughter, Lola; and 11 siblings. She was preceded in death by her parents, four siblings, and her husband, Gary Wallace.
Margaret loved spending time with her grandchildren. She also loved to fish, and had a passion for selling jewelry.
She was a former long-time member of The Baptist Church of Brimfield, where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 29, 2014. Rev. Al Harmon will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to memorial service at the church. Cremation has been accorded.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Baptist Church of Brimfield.
Haskell-Hott Funeral Homes in Wyoming is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family via www.haskellhott.com.