Margaret Berkshire

Obituary of Margaret E. Berkshire

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Margaret E. Berkshire, 85, of Winamac, IN (formerly of Star City, IN) went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 19, 2022. She passed away at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac.  Margaret was born on October 18, 1936 in Royal Center, IN to the late Howard and Margaret [Conn] Lincoln. She graduated from Winamac High School in 1954. On February 25, 1955, Margaret married Charles Bruce Berkshire in Star City. He passed away on October 26, 2000.


Margaret worked at Eaton's for 19 years and Tee-Pak for 11 years. Margaret was a longtime member of the Star City United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. She was a devoted member of the Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. She was also a member of the Red Hat Society and Bunco Club. Margaret was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting as well as traveling. 


Margaret was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Margaret will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. 

Survivors include: 
Randy (Vickie) Berkshire, Ft. Wayne, IN Son 
Jim (Cara) Berkshire, Winamac, IN Son 
Brian (Rana) Berkshire, Star City, IN Son 
Megan (Chad) Brewer, Granddaughter 
Justin (Sasha) Berkshire, Grandson 
Anthony Berkshire, Grandson 
Joshua (Amber) Berkshire, Grandson 
Zachary Berkshire, Grandson 
Brandon (Ansley) Berkshire, Grandson 
Travis (Stephanie) Berkshire, Grandson 
11 Great Grandchildren 
Sharon (Mike) Weldon, Sister 
John Lincoln, Brother 
Leslie Lincoln, Brother 
Gene (Susie) Lincoln, Brother

Several Nieces and Nephews 

Preceded in death by: 
Howard J. and Margaret M. (Conn] Lincoln, Parents 
Charles Bruce Berkshire, Husband 
Jayden Berkshire, Great Grandson 
Catherine Swartzell, Sister 
Howard Ivan Lincoln, Brother 
Levon Lee "Dick" Lincoln, Brother 
Robert Dale Lincoln, Brother 

Visitation will be from 10 AM - 12 Noon EDT Friday, June 24, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN. 

Funeral Services will be held at 12 Noon EDT Friday, June 24, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Rev. Chris Kosary officiating. 

Burial will take place at Star City West Cemetery in Star City, IN. 

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Star City United Methodist Church or Pulaski Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. 

Online Tributes may be offered at 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.


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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, June 24, 2022
Frain Mortuary
305 East Main Street
Winamac, Indiana, United States

Funeral Services

12:00 pm
Friday, June 24, 2022
Frain Mortuary
305 East Main Street
Winamac, Indiana, United States


Star City West Cemetery
Star City, Indiana, United States
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Margaret Berkshire

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Margaret Berkshire

1936 - 2022

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