MARGARET MARY (HUKLE) KING
October 4, 1929 ~ August 10, 2014
Margaret Mary (Hukle) King, 84, of Vancouver, WA, passed away Aug. 10, 2014 in Portland, OR. She was born in Pelham, NY, Oct. 4, 1929 but grew up in Miami Beach, FL where she graduated from St. Patrick's School.
Margaret met and married her husband, Lynn R. King, in Miami Beach, FL on Feb. 23, 1952. They moved to Vancouver, WA where she raised her family.
Margaret attended Clark College in Vancouver, WA and was active as a Cub Scouts Den Mother and PTA Secretary. She was a dedicated member of St. John's Catholic Church for 52 years; served as Eucharistic Minister, Lector, and held the Office of Secretary and Vice Regent in The Catholic Daughters of Americas. Margaret's career was spent in banking and as a Math Teachers' Assistant at Evergreen School District.
Survivors include her children: Michael (Rita), Patrick (Judy), Dwight (Judy), Katherine and Harry; eight grandchildren, John, Marc, Sam, Erin, Caitlin, Lauren, Dylan and Erin Shields Larsen; six great-grandchildren, Joseph, Julian, Danielle, Ryan, Quinn and Caleb: and her sister, Sister Joseph Elise Hukle of St. Petersburg, FL.
A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to St. John Catholic Church.
Please sign her guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Aug. 20, 2014