Margaret Rose Lister
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Margaret Rose Lister
  • July 29, 1924 - January 18, 2018
  • Missouri

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Margaret Rose Lister
1924-2018

Margaret Lister, 93, of Columbia, MO passed away peacefully Thursday, January 18, 2018 at University Hospital. Memorial services will be held later.
Margaret was born July 29, 1924 in Montevideo, MN to Sigurd and Mahree Friberg Aker. In 1940, she moved to Columbia, MO to finish High School at Stephens. She attended Stephens College for one year then MU for another year. In 1943, she married Jack Lister in St. Louis, MO. They moved to Chicago, IL, Detroit, MI, and Clear Lake, IA before settling back in Columbia. She began her career later in life, waiting until her children had all grown. She sold Real Estate for 20 years, before retiring in 2001. She loved to play golf and bridge.
She is survived by her children; Polly (Gary) Kleinman of Naples FL, Elizabeth Lister (Larry Radler) of Glenview, IL and Dasril (Rismawaty Rais) of Columbia; grandchildren, Sara (Jeff) Milbourn Gates Mills, OH, Kimberly (Brian) Zeid of Aurora, IL, Michael Snell of Rolling Meadows, IL, Sydney Radler of Glenview, IL, and Jack Radler of Glenview, IL, great grandchildren; Devan Snell, Lindsay, Kate Margaret, and Colin Milbourn, Jack, Brooke, and Courtney Zeid, and Naila and Mikail Putra. She was preceded in death by her husband; Jack, daughter; Mary Snell, and her parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Rainbow House 1611 Towne Drive Columbia, MO or to American Cancer Society for Breast Cancer research.

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