Margaret Frances Willinger, 82, went to be with her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, June 24,2018
in Albuquerque, NM. She was born to John Edward and Lucy Bell Rhoden on March 20, 1936, in
Marge worked for Furr's Supermarket from 1977 to 2001 as a master cake decorator. After she retired
she still enjoyed making birthday and wedding cakes for family and friends. Margaret was a die-hard
Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved Elvis Presley and Coca-Cola. She was a regular at the local casinos
bingo table and never wanted to miss that free gift once a month. And though she would never do it in
front of a crowd, if you walked into a room and she was singing, you would hear the voice of an angel.
Now she can truly sing in the angels' choir.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Lucy Bell Rhoden,Charles and Gertrude Willinger, brothers Arthur, Jessie,
Willie, Curtis, and Eugene Rhoden, sisters Gertrude Spicer, Audrey Wharten, Hattie Mae Rogers,
Jeanette Hairr, Carrie Boatright and Lois Hair and Great grandson Armando Aragon.
Margaret leaves behind one brother - John Edward Rhoden of Fayetteville, NC. Three children - Kathy
(Dwayne) Clark, Randy (Laura) Willinger and Tamyra (Dan) Jefferson, 9 grandchildren – Brandy Stevens
(Michael), Thomas Haws (Diane), Austin Haws (Cindi Jo), Brandon (Leilani) Willinger, Ethan Willinger,
Elaine Clark (Victor), Daniel (Erica) Clark, Kathrine Clark (Danny), Adam (Krista) Clark, 20 Great
grandchildren – Michael Anthony (Nicole), Ross, Angeleesa, Rise, Milla, Mikey, Diandria, Destiny, Brooklyn,
Lauren, Brody, Lynnea, DeAndrea, Tony, Janessa, Trevor, Tayden, Danni, Cody and Andrew, 1 Great-
great grandchild – Addilyn and numerous nieces and nephews.
Marge has chosen cremation which is under the direction of Farmington Funeral Home and memorial
services will be held at 11:00 AM on June 28, at Crossroads Community Church, 2400 N. Butler, Farmington, NM
with Pastor Dave West and Eli Wyatt officiating.
Reception will follow at the church.