Margaret E. Berkshire, 85, of Winamac, IN (formerly of Star City, IN) went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 19, 2022. She passed away at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac. Margaret was born on October 18, 1936 in Royal Center, IN to the late Howard and Margaret [Conn] Lincoln. She graduated from Winamac High School in 1954. On February 25, 1955, Margaret married Charles Bruce Berkshire in Star City. He passed away on October 26, 2000.
Margaret worked at Eaton's for 19 years and Tee-Pak for 11 years. Margaret was a longtime member of the Star City United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. She was a devoted member of the Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. She was also a member of the Red Hat Society and Bunco Club. Margaret was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting as well as traveling.
Margaret was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Margaret will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
Randy (Vickie) Berkshire, Ft. Wayne, IN Son
Jim (Cara) Berkshire, Winamac, IN Son
Brian (Rana) Berkshire, Star City, IN Son
Megan (Chad) Brewer, Granddaughter
Justin (Sasha) Berkshire, Grandson
Anthony Berkshire, Grandson
Joshua (Amber) Berkshire, Grandson
Zachary Berkshire, Grandson
Brandon (Ansley) Berkshire, Grandson
Travis (Stephanie) Berkshire, Grandson
11 Great Grandchildren
Sharon (Mike) Weldon, Sister
John Lincoln, Brother
Leslie Lincoln, Brother
Gene (Susie) Lincoln, Brother
Several Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in death by:
Howard J. and Margaret M. (Conn] Lincoln, Parents
Charles Bruce Berkshire, Husband
Jayden Berkshire, Great Grandson
Catherine Swartzell, Sister
Howard Ivan Lincoln, Brother
Levon Lee "Dick" Lincoln, Brother
Robert Dale Lincoln, Brother
Visitation will be from 10 AM - 12 Noon EDT Friday, June 24, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.
Funeral Services will be held at 12 Noon EDT Friday, June 24, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Rev. Chris Kosary officiating.
Burial will take place at Star City West Cemetery in Star City, IN.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Star City United Methodist Church or Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.