Margaret 'Margie' Buschman


BRIGHTON, Ill. — Margaret “Margie” Buschman, 66, of Brighton, died at 9:57 a.m. April 25, 2013, at home.

She was born Aug. 9, 1946, in Ironwood, Mich., the daughter of the late Joseph and Ivy (Lahtinen) Zarimba.

She had been a floor manager at Target in Florida.

She loved NASCAR, especially Jimmie Johnson, the Green Bay Packers, and her grandson racing dirt modified cars. She was also a water enthusiast.

Margie was a member of the Klassic Kruisers Car Club in Ironwood and a member of “The Kruisettes.”

Survivors include a daughter, Bonnie and Parker Williams, of Piasa; a son, John and Kristi Bushman, of Newnan, Ga .; six grandchildren, Parker Williams Jr., Joey, Jack, Chase and Bryce Buschman and Mackenzie O’Loughlin-Hewette; and a brother, Peter and Kathy Zarimba, of Milwaukee. She is also survived by brother-in-law, George Bergquist, of Pine Lake, Wis .; and many nieces and nephews.

Margie was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, JoAnn Bergquist.

Her wishes were to be cremated.

No services are scheduled.

Memorials may be given to St. Louis Children’s Hospital or Cardinal Glennon Hospital for Children.