Margaret Ann Roskup
Margaret Ann Roskup, was born Feb. 4, 1954, in Iowa City, a daughter of Wesley and Bernice K. (Donohoe) Albrecht. She graduated from Iowa City West High School in 1973. On April 8, 1978, she was united in marriage to Edward Roskup at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Iowa City. They lived in Iowa City until 1999, when they moved to Wellman. Margaret worked for Parkview Manor as a housekeeper. She was a member of the Catholic Church and enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
Margaret died on Thursday, July 30, 2009, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City at the age of 55. She is survived by her husband Ed of Wellman; a son Edward “EJ” of Burlington; three brothers: Gary (Carol) Albrecht of Ladora, Leslie (Sue) Albrecht of Tiffin and James Albrecht of Coralville; three sisters: Alice (Jeff) Harr of Coralville, Kathryn (Greg) Ellyson of Iowa City and Karen Glick of North Liberty; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Carol Lee Tell.
A Celebration of Life Service was held Monday, Aug. 3 at the Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Wellman. Rev Rich Adams officiated. Burial was in Wellman Cemetery. A general memorial fund has been established. Messages and tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com under obituaries.