Margaret Alice Yarber, 77 years old of Heritage Green Nursing Home in Greenhurst, New York passed away late Saturday evening August 29, 2015 at Hamet Hospital in Erie, Pennsylvania. Her loving family was by her side.
Margaret was born on February 10, 1938 in Offutt, Kentucky and was the daughter of the late John and Thelma (Ward) Baldridge. She was formerly of Brocton, New York and lived in this area most of her life. Margaret made her life as a Homemaker for her family, tending lovingly to all their needs.. To know Margaret was to be blessed. For those lucky enough to call her family, they were blessed beyond measure. Margaret was the most loving mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, aunt and friend anyone could hope for. She was a bright light in this world, full of optimism, and endless wisdom. Margaret could never be described in any simple words because she surpassed the definition of them all. To be loved by her was to know true, unselfish love. Margaret, in essence was love. Her talents were many, her enemies were none, her convictions were strong and she is the epitome of a life lived authentically. She was an extremely talented artist, making quilts, costumes and other items, a very creative women who was gifted in creating all kinds of individual designs, repeating none.. Margaret lived by the Bible all her life.
She is survived by two sons Donald (Judy)Yarber of Jamestown, New York and Chris (Tammy) Yarber of Jamestown, New York. One brother Can Baldridge of Dunkirk, New York.. Several grandchildren and great-grandchildren also survive. She was predeceased by two brothers Paris Baldridge and John Baldridge and three sisters; Gracie Fields, Garnet Honaker and Jacqueline Dotson.
There will be no visitation. The funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements are being provided by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York.