Died: Wednesday, July 25, 2012
of Clarkston, formerly of Ortonville.
Margaret was born May 27, 1957 in Pontiac to the late James and Mildred Eileen (nee: Browning) Gatton. She is survived by her loving children, Alex (Charlene) Thorpe, Christine Gatton, Holland (Andrea) Thorpe, Lauren (Chris) Rumball and Sarah (Chris Ream) Thorpe; 16 grandchildren; five sisters, Maureen Ingles, Theresa Richardson, Faith Borgelt, Cathy VanNorwich and Rose Gatton; and three brothers, Paul, Joe and James Thorpe.
A memorial service was held July 28 at South Flint Tabernacle. Burton. Interment at Seymour Lake Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Coats Village Funeral Home, Ortonville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ortonville Community Emergency Fund. To send a private condolence to the family go to