Margaret Mary “Muggsy” was born in Philadelphia to the late Cornelius and Kathryn Sheehan Campbell. She passed away on October 8, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved mother of Michele Green (Howard), Catherine O’Connell (Joseph), Margaret Deissler (Thomas), Lynn and the late Michael (Amanda). Loving Mom Mom to Ali, Kelsey, Michael, Jared, Reilly, Thomas, Nicholas, Keeley, Bailey, Delaney, Ava, Evan and Owen. Great Mom Mom to Xander, Emilia, Samuel and Emerson. Cherished sister to the late Kass Gifford (James), Jane Keppler(Joseph) and Rita Degen (John). Sadly missed by her Godson Joseph Keppler and many nieces and nephews.
Marge was a long time manager for Cardiologist Nirmal K. De and worked many years for Sheet Metal Union and retired after 15 years with District Council 21. She was a single mother raising her 5 children on Susquehanna Ave in Fishtown. Her house was full of family and friends where many fond memories were made. Marge was a selfless woman who always put the needs of others before her own. She has always had a love for animals welcoming many into her home. Marge loved reading, crosswords, Lifetime movies and most of all loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She loved family dinners and would make her signature roast beef requested by her grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Wednesday, October14, 2020 between 6 and 8 PM, in the McELVARR FUNERAL HOME, 1415-17 East Susquehanna Avenue, Fishtown . And on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 8:30 AM, in St. Anne Church followed by her Funeral Mass at 10 AM. She will be laid to rest with her beloved Michael, in Holy Redeemer Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family is respectfully requesting memorial contributions to the S.P.C A. at the address below.
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