Margaret E. Brothers

Margaret E. Brothers, 90, Portage, died Monday. She was born in Pavia, daughter of William and Mary (Dumm) Chappell. Surviving are five daughters: Sally Frederick, Suzanne Brink, Patricia Mondick, Wendy Donoughe and Florence Denham; seven stepchildren; and 14 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Eugene Sheppard; her second husband, Donald E. Brothers Sr.; a stepson, Donald E. Brothers Jr.; and 12 siblings. Friends will be received from 9 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage.