O’Rourke & O’Rourke
Inc. Funeral Home

25 River Street
Salamanca, NY 14779
phone: (716) 945-4760
fax: (716) 945-4222

Margaret Stephens

Margaret "Muggs" Stephens, age 96, formerly of Summit Street, Salamanca, New York passed away Wednesday evening, December 14, 2011 at Olean General Hospital in Olean, NY following a short illness.

Born on November 7, 1915 in Bradford, PA, she was the daughter of the late William and Hazel Lawrence Buffington. She was married on October 19, 1944 to Samuel Allen Stephens, who died September 29, 1970.

She enjoyed reading, puzzles, and spending time with her family.

Surviving are: 1 daughter, Diane Smith, Sullivan Hollow, Killbuck, NY; 1 son, Allen L. (Florence) Stephens, Martinez, GA; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by 2 sisters, Arlene Maier and Ruth Enis, and 1 brother, William Buffington.

There will be no visitation. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the O’Rourke & O’Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, New York.

Burial will be in Wildwood Cemetery.

E-condolences can be sent to john@orourke-orourke.com or posted to facebook.com/onofh.