Margaret B. Barnes
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Margaret B. Barnes

September 10, 1923 - July 23, 2013

Margaret B. Barnes

September 10, 1923 - July 23, 2013

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Obituary for Margaret B. Barnes

OWLS HEAD – Margaret B. Borgerson Barnes, 89, journeyed to her Heavenly home Tuesday, July 23, 2013. Until then she resided at the Methodist Conference Center, Rockland.
Margaret, beloved daughter of Bertha L. and Allan B. Borgerson, was born in their Owls Head home September 10, 1923. She is predeceased by her parents, her sister Beryl B. Borgerson and an infant brother Henry B.
Margaret was the proud mother of Karen B. (Kevin) Gillette, Depauville, NY, Paul C. Barnes, Washington, ME, Mark A. Barnes and Philip C. (Kerry) Barnes all of Owls Head.
Margaret doted on her nine grandchildren, Maggie H. (Jon) Self, Jason G. and Benjamin (Mary Ann) Hackbarth, Aaron (Brittany) Gillette, Alexander, Andrew and Allan Barnes, Lindsay and Kelsey Barnes.
Margaret was again blessed with five great-grandchildren, Ryan Self, Jocelyn and Tristan Bosworth-Hackbarth, Achilles and Guias Gillette.
The service will be held on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 4:00 p.m., at the Owls Head Baptist Church, South Shore Drive, Owls Head. A gathering will be held following the service at the Owls Head Community Building with everyone invited to attend.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Owls Head Fire Department, P. O. Box 128, Owls Head, ME 04854. Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock Street, Rockland, ME.

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