Lavona "Margaret" Lahman, 81, of Hannibal, passed away at 10:40 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal.

Lavona "Margaret" Lahman, 81, of Hannibal, passed away at 10:40 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Rev. Tim Goodman will officiate. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Hannibal.
Family and friends are invited to Margaret's Life Celebration at a visitation that will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Margaret was born April 11, 1936, in Hannibal to W. and Zelma Fletcher McCard.
She was married to William Edward Lahman. He preceded her in death in 1973.
Survivors include two daughters, Katherine Smith of Barry, Ill., and Margaret Gatsky of Hannibal; two grandchildren, Amber Culp (Clint) and Crystal Anthony (Charles); and four great-grandchildren, Mason, Gracelyn, Kyler and Adam.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband.
She spent many years delivering the Hannibal Courier-Post.
Margaret loved watching St. Louis Cardinals baseball. She enjoyed fall, especially how the color of the leaves changed with the season. She took pleasure in working in her yard and caring for stray cats.
Margaret was Methodist by faith.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice.
Pallbearers will be Clint Culp, Charles Anthony and Gary McAfee.
Online condolences may be made at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com