Margaret Frances Conrad, 86, of Zanesville, died at 7:50p.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Adams Lane Care Center. She was born on October 18, 1927 in Milton, WV to the late Mack and Hatellia Stanley Porter. In her younger years, Margaret was employed at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital and later in life she enjoyed spending her spare time with friends and family. She also enjoyed playing games and putting together puzzles.
Surviving are a daughter, Evelyn (Loren) Camp of Zanesville; two sons, Charles (Diane) Conrad and Howard (Hope Ann) Conrad both of Zanesville; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; a brother, Kenneth Porter of Huntington, WV; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert â€œBuddyâ€ Conrad, who died August 12, 1998; and six brothers, Willis, Robert, William, James, Clinton and Ed.
Friends and family may call from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, OH where the funeral will be held at 11:00a.m. on Thursday, December 19, 2013 with Pastor Jim Peters officiating. Margaret will be laid to rest next to her husband, Buddy at Williams Cemetery, Zanesville.
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