Margaret Lee Wark

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Margaret Lee Wark, 86, of Bay City, our strong, selfless, loving and kind mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend was born into eternal life on the morning of September 21, 2018. Margaret was born in Bay City on July 6, 1932, the daughter of the late, Bernard Pudvan and Eva (Arnett) Slazinski. Margaret graduated from Central High School and went on to meet her husband, Donald Edsel Wark. They dated, fell in love, and were united in marriage on July 30, 1955. Sadly, Donald predeceased Margaret on May 15, 1967. Margaret worked at General Motors for 10 years. Margaret was devoted to her children, she was both Mom and Dad after Donald’s passing. She loved spending time with her family, taking trips to the casino, and playing Bingo. She will be missed dearly. Margaret leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Gary Wark, Kim Wark, Chris (Pam) Wark, Diane Jacobs, Darin Jacobs, Debbie Wark, Dennis Wark, Scott Wark, Jack (Heather) Oeder; grandchildren, Don Wark, Brett Kretschmer, Alexandrea Wark, Gabriella Wark, Sam Wark, Justin Ingraham, Brandy Wark, Jerad Jacobs, Shawn Jacobs, Breanna Jacobs, Denise Wark, Grant Wark, Scott Wark, Bill Cunningham, Victoria Smith, Savannah Oeder, Shane Oeder, and Faith Oeder; Many great-grnadchildren; siblings, Bernard Pudvan, Sally Reder, and Elaine Rex, along with many nieces, nephews, and friends. In addition to her parents and husband, Margaret was welcomed home to heaven by her sister, Betty Starrett, sister-in-law, Joann Pudvan, and granddaughter, Melinda Levinson. Margaret’s family will be present to receive visitors on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM and again on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 9:00 AM until the time of her 11:30 AM Funeral Ceremony at Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 955 N. Pine Rd., Hampton Twp. Memorial contributions may be directed to the wishes of the family. The family would like to send a special Thank You to McLaren Hospice, especially Nichole Metevia, Linsey, and Marissa. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at

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  1. To my extended family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Marge is now an angel above watching over all of you. She was a wonder woman. May she rest in peace.
    Love you all.
    Mary Jo

  2. Michael and I are so sorry for your loss,We loved your Mom, she was such a sweet little lady and always had a smile on her face. I enjoyed going over to her house and talking to her, She will be missed by so many. Our deepest condolences and You will all be in our prayers.

  3. We will miss Aunt Marge greatly, she was so kind and sweet and had the biggest heart. Our hearts go out to all the family. Love, Kim and Zach

  4. I’m so sorry about your loss,Margie was a friend of Sonny’s and mine.And was such a sweet and happy lady. She always had a smile for everyone . My Prayers for your family.

  5. My deepest sympathies go out to the Wark family @ this most difficult time..Thinking of you & prayers for strength..

  6. Aunt Marge always making people feel welcome. She had a big smile and heart to match. Our thoughts and care go to all of her children, grandchildren, and siblings whose hearts are grieving for the loss of such a kind-hearted soul. Love, Mike & Martha Rex

  7. RIH Aunt Marge we will miss your loving soul and happy personality. If I can say I have learned anything from you I would have to say that you taught me through your example, that our love for our family is the most important thing we have in this life. Watching this video reminded me of what an awesome family we have and it also shows just how much of a loving family you have raised. You will always be like a second Mom to me. We will miss you Aunt Margie and will forever hold a fond memory of you in our hearts. Love you Tim and Cathy and the kids.

  8. We are so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. So very sorry that we couldn’t make the funeral but our thoughts and prayers are with you always.

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