Margaret A. Teed, 91 of rural Hillsboro, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully at Norseland Nursing Home, Westby, WI on September 4th 2019.
Margaret was born in October 1927 to Arthur and Jessie (Eastman) Baldwin near Valley WI, the youngest of 10 children. She attended Eastman School and graduated from Hillsboro High School class of ‘45’. She married Bruce V Teed in 1950. He preceded her in death in 2002 after 52 years of marriage.
She was a homemaker. She was a constant bundle of energy, always busy whether it was tending the large garden, shoveling snow for older neighbors, or helping out anyone in need of her many skills: seamstress, quilter, painter/wallpaper hanger, roofer, carpenter, great cook, Dr. Mom, the list goes on and on. However, her ability to charm and entertain children will be her greatest legacy.
She loved spending time with family, with many days fishing, picnicking, hunting squirrels with her .410, camping and travelling around the upper Midwest.
Margaret is survived by her son, Terry and son, Kim (Karen); grandchildren, Todd (Heather) Teed and Teresa (Mike) Amerling; great grandchildren include Tamber, Megan, Morgan, Kate and Kevin. Further survived by sister-in-law Edith Baldwin; special friend Barb Melvin and many nieces and nephews.
Margaret was preceded in death by her Parents and siblings, Silvia (Hallie) Marshall, infant sister, Freda, Freddy “Joe” (Marlene) Baldwin, Ella “Babe” (Robert) Bruce, Maynard “Jim” Baldwin, Charley “Jack” (Elma) Baldwin, Bernard “Tom” (Mary Lou) Baldwin, George “Dick” Baldwin, and Ruth (Edward) Schneider.
An ice cream social to celebrate Margaret’s long life and love of ice cream will be held at Burr Wesleyan Church rural Hillsboro on September 15, 2019 from 2 to 5 p.m.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staffs of Old Times Assisted Living, Norseland Nursing Home and La Farge Medical Clinic for the compassionate care Margaret received. The Picha Funeral Home is serving the family.