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Margaret McCluskey

December 23, 1923 — July 29, 2016

Saginaw, Michigan

Margaret McCluskey, passed away Friday, July 29, 2016 at St. Mary's of Michigan at the age of 92 years. Sandy was born December 23, 1923 in Manhattan, New York to the late Margaret (Corbet) and Thomas S. McCluskey and grew up in the New York City area.
She graduated from Pratt University. She moved to Saginaw in 1952 where she was employed at St. Mary's as head of the dietary department for 35 years until retiring. She was an active member of Holy Family Catholic Church for many years and was also a member of Zonta Club. She and her good friend, Shirley Dougherty, raised and showed Irish Setters, Border Terriers and a Brussels Griffon.
Surviving besides her friend Shirley and her family, are three cousins, Violet Reilly, Emily McKenney and Muriel Wilbur; her Godson, Michael McHale. Sandy was predeceased by two sisters, Ruth A. McCluskey and C. Ellen McCluskey.

Calling hours will be from 6:00 to 7:00 PM Friday August 5, 2016 at Heald Funeral Home, 7521 Court Street in Elizabethtown. A Vigil service will follow at 7:00 PM. Graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday August 6, 2016 at St. Elizabeth’s Cemetery in Elizabethtown.
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Friday, August 5, 2016

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Heald Funeral Home, Inc. - Elizabethtown

7521 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY 12932

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