Anna Margaret Hart
Anna Margaret Hart, 94, of Springfield, IL, died at 8:09 a.m. on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Heritage Healthcare. She was born on July 16, 1922 in Springfield to John Thomas and Anna M. (Ushman) Lee and they precede her in death. She married Thomas Hart on September 30, 1944 and he preceded her in death on July 11, 1970.
Surviving are one daughter, Georgiann (Robert) Melton of New Berlin; two sons, Tom (Dorothy) Hart and Mark (Pam) Hart both of Springfield; 5 grandchildren, Kevin, Kim, Bobbi, Jamie and Michelle; 5 great-grandchildren, Brandon, Sydney, Riley, Nora and Abby; one sister, Viola Merrick of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.
Anna Margaret was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She worked at St. John’s Hospital as a nurse’s assistant as well as Wee Care Day Care and was a licensed Child Care provider in her home.
She was a foster parent for Catholic Charities and dedicated her life to children. Her hobbies included cooking, baking, playing Bunco and going camping. Anna Margaret especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
Anna Margaret’s family would like to thank the past and present staff at Heritage Health Care for the care given to her for the seven years she was a resident.
Visitation: 10 am-12 pm, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.
Funeral Service: 12 pm, Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Heritage Healthcare.