Marguerita 'Marge' Sprague

November 9, 1936 - April 12, 2016
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Marguerita J. Sprague, age 79 of Lima and formerly of Buckland, died at 4:28 p.m., Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born November 9, 1936 in Buckland, Ohio; the daughter of the late Robert and Thelma Eisley Bruner. On July 6, 1956 she married Ronald H. Sprague, who preceded her in death March 16, 2016.

Marge had worked at Lima Memorial Hospital and area nursing homes as a Registered Nurse. She was a graduate of Buckland and received her RN degree from Lime Memorial Hospital. She was a member of New Hope Christian Center and was active with their outreach program. Marge was a very loyal Christian, devoted to her family, and enjoyed getting together with nurses she graduated with.

She is survived by 2 sons – Mark (Laura) Sprague of Cape Coral, FL; Brian (Diana) Sprague of New Bremen, OH; a daughter – Beth Maus of Maumee, OH; 13 grandchildren – Lanna, Kyle, Cayla, Anton (Ariel) Sprague; Alicia (Brad) Jutte, Stephanie (Alex) Bergman, Kristin (James) Lampert, Josie Sprague; Seth (Katherine), Joel (Mollie), Jonathan, Evan, Elyssa Maus; 1 great grandson – Asher Jutte; 2 sisters – Mary Jo (Bill) Smyth of Farmington Hills, MI; Joan Frederick Jackson) Bruner of San Diego, CA; in-laws – Carol (Larry) Hefner of Harrod and Victor (Janice, deceased) Metz of DeGraff, OH.

She was preceded in death by a grandson – Michael Sprague and a sister – Janet Bruner.

Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 16, 2016 at New Hope Christian Center. Pastor James Menke and Pastor John Bowers will officiate. Burial will follow the luncheon at the church, Saturday in Buckland Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday, at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

Preferred memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Christian Center

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, April 15, 2016

Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.

Address:

311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

New Hope Christian Church

Address:

Baty Road, Lima, OH,

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016

Time: 11:00 am

New Hope Christian Church

Address:

Baty Road, Lima, OH,

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Born: November 9, 1936
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