WOOSTER – Margaret Irene STAUFFER, 104, of Wooster, died Monday, March 17, 2008 in Glendora Health Care Center.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial Services will be held at the Later Date.
McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is in charge of arrangements.
Born March 25, 1903 in Wayne Co., OH, she was the daughter of George Louis and Bessie Strock Stauffer.
She was educated in Wooster City Schools and graduated from Wooster High School in 1920. She attended the College of Wooster and later graduated from Kent State University Magna Cum Laude. Miss Stauffer obtained her master’s degree from Columbia University and did further studies at Akron University and Kent State University.
She entered the Wooster City School System in 1922 as an elementary school teacher. Taught at Bowman Street School and became its principal in 1943. Transferred to Layton School in 1950 and was principal until retirement in 1969.
She was a member of the Wooster United Methodist Church, a charter menter of Quota Club and was its president in 1961-62. Active in Wooster Education Assoc. and served as treasurer, vice president and president, member of Northeastern Ohio Education Assoc. and served as president in 1950. She was a life member of the Ohio Education Assoc. and served six years on its Educational Council. Life member of National Educational Assoc, Wayne Co. Retired Teachers Assoc., Ohio Retired Teachers Assoc., National Retired Teachers Assoc. Was a member of the Ohio Elementary Principal’s Assoc. and National Elementary Principal’s Assoc. and member and president of Inter-County Elementary Principal’s Assoc.
Services will be held at a later date
No Calling Hours