Margret S. Devine Phillips

June 19, 1979 - June 21, 2015

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Margret S. Devine Phillips, 36, of Kendallville died Sunday, June 21, 2015, at 12:52 p.m. in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

She moved to this area two months ago from Hudson.

She was a graduate of Huntington North High School.

Margret had worked as a CNA in health care.

She was born June 19, 1979, in Fort Wayne.

Surviving are her mother, Judy Kay Wilcox of Kendallville; a son, Michael R. Shedd of Kendallville; Michael’s grandparents, Becky (Quinn O’Strandier) Shedd of Avilla; a sister, Beth Ann Devine of Kendallville; and a brother, James Devine of Peru.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Eugene and Marguerite (Lamb) Wilcox.

There will be no services or visitation.

Preferred memorials are to the family.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Jen Canfield
November 5th, 2016 10:20pm
Wooster, OH

I'm very sorry for the loss of your sister, Beth. Hope to hear from you soon.

Dan and Teresa (Wilcox ) Flora
June 28th, 2015 12:28am
N Manchester

Judy and family, So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jeanie Wilcox
June 25th, 2015 2:43pm

So sorry, Judy. I hated to hear this and am thinking of you. .

Leslie Wilcox Melcher
June 25th, 2015 2:23am
South Carolina

I remember what a cutie Margret was as a toddler and the pretty dresses she wore to Wilcox reunions. I'm so very sorry for your loss, Judy and family. Prayers for peace and strength.

Ashley Grogg
June 25th, 2015 2:08am
Fort Wayne

Judy & Michael, Sending my love, thoughts and prayers during this time for you. I can't express how grateful I was to be a part of Margret's life. She has deeply touched my heart and I will always remember her bright, eyes, cheerful demeanor and loving spirit. I will truly miss her. Love and hugs!

Becki Wilcox King
June 25th, 2015 12:18am

Judy, I know Margaret had been so very ill and her battle is now over. You are in my prayers.

Matt Wilcox
June 24th, 2015 11:58pm

Judy - so sorry to hear about Margret. How painful that must be for you. You have our sympathy.

Stacie LeMaster
June 23rd, 2015 1:36am
Huntington IN

Judy, I am so sorry to hear of Margret's passing. You are all in my thoughts and paryers.

Barbara Rupley
June 22nd, 2015 11:20pm

I'm so sorry to hear of your daughter Casey Emley Null went to school with Margret and the girls walked to and from most days. I'm sure she is resting in peace now.