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Margaret. O. Marchand

Margaret. O. Marchand

Age 88 of Minnetonka, Minnesota, formerly of Adrian, Michigan passed away June 4, 2014.

Margaret was born in Shorncliffe, Manitoba to Anton and Anna Owchar. She received her PhD in Mathematics at age 24 from the University of Minnesota. She worked as a statistician for several years for the National Cancer Institute of Canada. Margaret taught mathematics and statistics at Bemidji State College (Bemidji, MN), Lakehead University (Port Arthur, Ontario), University of Wisconsin-Superior, and Adrian College, retiring after 36 years in the classroom. Margaret loved playing bridge and was very proud of her Life Master award. She liked to garden and enjoyed fishing and traveling with her friends after retirement. Margaret was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Mary Tyluk. She is survived by her daughters Catherine Marchand (Lewis Crenshaw) and Georgianna Fowley (Robert), her son Louis Marchand, her grandsons William and Robert Fowley, and her nephews Donnie and Randy Tyluk. A private family service will be held at a later date.