Margaret Risberg (1925-2012)
Margaret Risberg age 86 a resident of Royal Oak since 1971 died September 30 2012 at her home. She was born December 9 1925 in Ireland to the late Peter and Mary Ward. Mrs. Risberg grew up in Kells Co. Meath Ireland. She was a homemaker and enjoyed helping and caring for the elderly. She loved knitting baking gardening and going to church. Most of all she loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was also a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Royal Oak. She is survived by her children Pat (Jon) Mogridge of Wixom Pete (Jenny) Risberg of Royal Oak and Paul (Norah) Risberg of Williamston Mich.; siblings Mary Jo Merrigan of Orange Calif. Larry Ward of Dublin Ireland and Kathleen Gillespie of Elmwood Park Ill. and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Risberg on March 28 1994 the couple married May 23 1953 in Oak Park Ill. Visitation will be Wednesday 2-8 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at the Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home 705 W. Eleven Mile Road (four blocks east of Woodward) Royal Oak. Mrs. Risberg will lie instate Thursday 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Royal Oak. The burial will take place at Oakview Cemetery in Royal Oak. Memorials to Catholic Relief Services or appreciated. Share your memories at www.sullivanfuneraldirectors.com..
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