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Margaret Zinsmaster Dorsey

November 9, 1929 — March 13, 2023


Margaret was born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska.

As a young girl she worked as a cashier in her high school cafeteria and at the local swimming pool.

She enjoyed tennis, swimming, roller skating and dancing.

Soon after graduation from Lincoln High School she met her husband Loyal.

As they began their married life in 1948.

Margaret worked for the Elgin watch company and did sewing for the Terry Lee Doll company. While

living in Lincoln she was blessed with three children. Karen, Terry and Peggy.

After moving to Pueblo, Colorado a fourth child William (Bill) completed her family.

Margaret was active in her Church, school booster clubs, scouts, and the Elks lodge.

She worked in the food bank and clothing banks, and spent hours at her sewing machine making quilts,

pillows, and soccer balls for those in need.

She was proceeded in death by her husband Loyal, and daughter Peggy.

Survived by her daughter Karen, and her two sons, Terry and Bill.

Many grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

Service will be held on April 14', 2023 at 11 am, Advent Lutheran 7979 Meade Westminster, CO. A luncheon will follow the services.

Interment at the Ft. Logan National Cemetery on Friday April 21" at 2:15 pm

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to one of the following.

Hope House Color

6475A Benton St. Arvada, CO. 80003

Riverdale Animal Shelter

12155 Park Blvd. Brighton, CO. 80601

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