Margaret A. Elshoff
Margaret A. Elshoff, 78, of Springfield, died at 9:15 am, Sunday, March 30, 2014 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born December 16, 1935 in McHenry, IL, to Herbert and Margaret Weber Simon. She married Carl R. Elshoff on August 28, 1954 and he preceded her in death on December 24, 2010.
Survivors include two daughters, Karen (Wayne) Gall of Springfield and Deborah (Loren) Payne of Apache Junction, AZ; one son Anthony Elshoff of Springfield; seven grandchildren; two great grandchildren; one sister Barbara Hansen of McHenry, IL and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant daughter, Antoinette Elshoff; one brother and seven sisters.
Margaret was a member of Church of The Little Flower. She retired from Franklin Life Insurance Company after twenty years. She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.
Visitation: 11am – 1pm, Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Church of The Little Flower.
Funeral Mass: 1pm, Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Church of The Little Flower with Reverend Robert Jallas officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Bread Line.
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Tony, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. She is in Heaven and a much better place now with your father. God Bless, Doug and Patty.
Tony, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you during this difficult time.
My Mom was a wonderful woman. She loved playing cards, board games with her family, and cooking in the kitchen just to name a few things. I Know I will miss you, but I also know you are with Dad and that makes you happy. I love you mom
Tony, I'm so sorry to see that your mother passed away. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
Susan Schuck posted on 4/2/14
Tony, your mom is at peace and can now rest in eternity with your Dad. Her loving eyes will always be watching over her family.