Margo Thompson Forsyth, 91, died peacefully on Thursday evening, May 28, 2020.
She was born in Ben Avon on Sept. 7, 1928, the daughter of Wallace Thompson and
Mary Evens Thompson. An Economics major and Class of 1950 graduate of
Wellesley College, Margo spent several years working in New York City at McGraw
Hill Publishing before coming home and marrying her childhood sweetheart Andrew
W. Forsyth, Jr. Margo was a lifelong member of the Community Presbyterian
Church of Ben Avon, an avid gardener, bird enthusiast and a lover of all animals. She
was a voracious reader and also loved swimming, golfing, the ocean and walking her
dogs throughout the neighborhood. Margo cherished her time with friends and
family and greatly appreciated their support over the last years of her life, along with
the many individuals who provided medical services and care with skill and
compassion. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Andrew W. Forsyth
III, Leslie Jones (Lynn), Laurie Bucko (Martin) and Carol Huckins (Todd); her
grandchildren, Kelly Allen (Jon), Ryan (Ginnie) and Lee Jones and Andrew and
Graham Bucko and 2 great grandchildren, Luke and Caroline Allen. Contributions in
lieu of flowers may be made to a charity of your choice. Burial will be private and a
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the McDonald ~ Linn Funeral and Cremation Service, LLC.
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