Margaret Putnam
Friday
25
January

Visitation

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, January 25, 2019
Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. - West Seneca Location
1340 Union Road
West Seneca, New York, United States
716-674-5776
Saturday
26
January

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. - West Seneca Location
1340 Union Road
West Seneca, New York, United States
716-674-5776

Obituary of Margaret J. Putnam

Margaret, or Marge as she was known by most, was the kind of genuine, loving soul that most people are only blessed with once in life. She was known to tell everyone that she would cry when she was happy and cry when she was sad. Seeing people she cared about was such a wonderful experience to her she would often cry, and always made sure everyone knew just how thankful she was that they were in her life.

Marge met the love of her life, James, who caught her eye mostly because of his “slick sports car.” They shared many years of happiness, building a family together with the addition of their two children, Mark and Michele. When her children married, their spouses were instantly greeted into the family and loved just like they had always belonged there. Eventually, Marge and James were blessed with grandkids Ashley, Tyler, Jessica, and Jacob, whom Marge spoiled endlessly and who were the center of her universe (along with her Grandfurbaby, Dexter, of course!)

In her down time, Marge loved to walk everywhere she could, watch the cooking channel, enjoy Broadway musicals, care for her plants, and collect everything Mickey Mouse she could find. One of the last presents she received was a stuffed Mickey Mouse Tyler got her for Christmas. 

 

Putnam, Margaret (nee Bankoske) on January 22, 2019 of West Seneca, NY. Loving daughter of the late Lottie and P.J. Bankoske; Devoted wife of the late James H. Putnam; Dearest mother of Mark (Carol) Putnam and Michele (William) Steinwachs; Beloved Grandmother of Ashley and Tyler Putnam and Jessica and Jacob Steinwachs and furgrandbaby Dexter; Dear sister of Edward Bankoske, Ann Marie (James) Frye and the late Paul Bankoske. Friends and Family will be received on Friday from 3-7 PM at LAKESIDE MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, INC, same as Curtin Funeral Home, 1340 Union Rd. West Seneca 14224 716-674-5776, where a funeral service will be held 10 AM Saturday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Buffalo or Erie County SPCA. Online condolences at www.LakesideFuneralHome.com.

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