Margareta Maria Ramsdell, 90 years old of Kenosha, WI passed away on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at the Woods of Caledonia, Racine, WI.
Marga was born in Rudesheim, Germany on May 26, 1931, to the late Heinrich and Mimi Derstroff.
On November 15, 1958, she married Richard G. Ramsdell at St. Mary Catholic Church, Kenosha, WI. They were blessed with raising four children and married almost 56 years. He preceded her in death on October 27, 2014.
A member of St. Mary Catholic Church, she participated as a lector, helped decorate the church and led many prayer groups. Marga enjoyed making floral arrangements and spending time with her family. She will be remembered for her wonderful cooking and kind heart.
She is survived by her children; Carol (Rodney) Fraser, Patrick Ramsdell, Paul (Gwen) Ramsdell, and Michael (Patty) Ramsdell; 15 grandchildren, Dan, Jourdan, Maxwell, Jack, Nash, Rory, Charlie, Terri, Robert, Jackie, Marga, Sarah, Adam, Samantha and David and eleven great-grandchildren and sisters-in-law, Joan (Frank, Sr.) Main and Martha Derstroff.
In addition to her parents and husband, Marga was preceded in death by her brothers; Karl, Sepp and Paul Derstroff.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon at St. Mary Catholic Church, 7307 40th Avenue, Kenosha, WI. Mass of Christian Burial will commence at 12:00 noon. Interment will follow in St. James Cemetery, Kenosha, WI.