Margaret A. Skogstrom


Margaret Ann Skogstrom of Plymouth and Oak Bluffs died peacefully on May 18 at age 71.

Margaret was the loving daughter of the late Michael and Margaret Blewitt and grew up in Waltham. She was a graduate of Fisher Junior College and worked as a homemaker and an interior designer for Bradford Furniture (Formerly Hancock Furniture) for over 20 years.

Margaret loved her summers in Oak Bluffs and walking her Maltese-poodle, Pumpkin. She was an avid doll collector, a member of the Cape Cod Doll Club, and an active member of her widow’s group. Margaret was the loving wife of the late George W. Skogstrom and mother of George W. Skogstrom Jr. and his wife, Carol, of Mashpee, Eric F. Skogstrom of Martha’s Vineyard, and M. Lance Skogstrom and his wife, Anika, of Connecticut. She was the loving “Mimi” of Allison, Max, Ava, Ella, and Elise.

Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St., in Bridgewater on Thursday, May 23, at 9 am. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 am at St. Ann’s Church, 660 N. Main St., Raynham, followed by burial at the Pleasant Street Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 5 to 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005. For on-line guestbook or directions please visit