Margaret Starsinic

Monday 26th of February 1945 - Wednesday 18th of March 2020

Margaret Starsinic

Margaret Starsinic, 75, wife of the late Donald E. Starsinic, died on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.  She was born in Dodge City, KS on February 26, 1945 the daughter of Helen Cain and the late Harvey D. Bradley.  She received a Bachelor’s degree in statistics from the University of Kentucky.  After retiring with Don, they moved to Lexington where Margaret was active in NARFE and the Stonewall Community Association, and was a member of Rosemont Baptist Church.  She will be missed by all who knew her. 

She was committed to her family as a devoted daughter, wife and mother, and leaves to cherish her memory her son, Michael Starsinic of Bowie, MD; and her mother, Helen Cain Bradley of Lexington.   Memorial contributions may be given to NARFE-Alzheimer’s Research.  Please make checks payable NARFE-Alzheimer’s Research and mail to Phyllis Tackett, 976 Fredericksburg Rd., Lexington, KY  40504.  Service will be private with a public memorial to be held in the future.  To share a remembrance of Margaret or offer condolences to her family, please visit www.milwardfuneral.com

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Helen Hickland

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I am so saddened to learn of Margaret's passing and of Don's as well. I met them when I first attended a NARFE, at which time they were so kind and welcoming to me, even taking me under their wings. Their dedication to Helen was inspiring. Their hard work, dedication, and warmth will always be remembered. It was indeed a privilege to have known her (and Don). I know the pain of losing my parents, but can't imagine losing both parents so close together. They will be greatly missed. You and your Grandma Helen are in my prayers for strength, comfort, and peace.

1 week ago

Tom & Jean Miller

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It is with sincere sadness that we extend our heart felt condolences for Margaret. Margaret has been a wonderful neighbor and friend and has given so much to our community. She has shared her talents actively in NARFE for many years. We share in your sadness with the loss of both Margaret and with Don. You have our thoughts and prayers as do they. May they be together forever. Tom and Jean

2 weeks ago

Jody Mitchell

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Michael, You are close in my heart. The video tribute to your mom is lovely. So many wonderful smiles and happy times~you honored her beautifully. Know that you are loved. Jody

2 weeks ago

Toni King

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Margaret and Don were beautiful people. When I attended a NARFE meeting for the first time, they made me feel welcome, as well as at all other meetings. Margaret and Don displayed the gift of hospitality, which they genuinely shared with everyone they encountered. Their presence will be missed by the many who knew them. May the family find comfort in shared memories as they mourn their passings and remember them always.

2 weeks ago

Terry Chism

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Margaret & Don were very special to me & my development as a member of NARFE. When I attended my first NARFE State Convention in 2008 they instantly took me under their wings and made me feel so welcome. My experience with Don & Margaret helped guide me to be an advocate for NARFE & helped me to realize I needed to step up and volunteer for a leader stroll in the Capitol Chapter. It truly hurts to lose 2 such wonderful Friends within a very short time. I will truly miss their Friendship & Guidance. Terry Chism Capitol Chapter NARFE

2 weeks ago

Denver Parks, NARFE Federation Secretary

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On behalf of the Federation of NARFE, we are very appreciative of Margaret's contributions of her time and efforts through the years. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time.

2 weeks ago