Margarett (Jean) Byrd

Margarett (Jean) Byrd, 82 of Woodstock passed away Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Greenfield of Woodstock. A graveside service will be held Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 11:00 at Sunset View Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Byrd was born February 20, 1933 in Weskan, Kansas. She was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Barbra Godfrey Samuelson. She worked for the U.S. Government and had assignments in Thailand, Brazil and England. She enjoyed traveling, cooking and keeping up with current events. She was preceded in death by a sister, Grace Gerstner

Jean is survived by 2 sons, Dr. Gregory Byrd and wife Jane of Edinburg and Douglas Byrd and wife Wendy of Woodbridge; 3 sisters, Ruth Hoss, Dorothy Connolly and Mary Ellen Glasco; 7 grandchildren, Heather, Daniel, Lauren, Bryan, Christine, Erin, and John Byrd.

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2 Condolences to Margarett (Jean) Byrd

  1. Lisa Heishman says:

    Dr Byrd & Jane,
    keeping you and all of your family in thoughts at this time. Lisa

  2. Beverly Harrison and Amy DeVito says:

    Jean was a joy and we so enjoyed getting to know her well during the past year. Her reminisces of family and childhood growing up on a farm were so warm and often funny. We will miss her feistiness and fun. Love her friend Ellyn’s daughters,

    Beverly Harrison and Amy Voss-DeVito