Margaret Krum, age 91, of Lakeville died Thursday, February 27, 2014, at Bethany Village, Bethany. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Elwood John Krum.

Born September 9, 1922, in Lehighton, PA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Henry and the late Anna May (Hinkle) Seila. She received her nurses training with the Naval Cadet Corps. She worked as a nurse for 40 years at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Philadelphia prior to her retirement in 1982. Mrs. Krum was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church, Lehighton, PA

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter: Sharon Rago of Basking Ridge, NJ; her grandchildren: Kristen Rago Emmel of Boonton, NJ, Nick Rago Jr. of Bridgewater, NJ, Sherry Krum Mickle of Dinwiddie, VA, Terri Krum Gibbs of Palmerton, PA, and Tim Krum of Union, OH; eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a son, Elwood (Jack) Krum.

Calling hours will be Tuesday, March 4, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Teeters’ East Chapel, 505 Church St, Hawley, PA. The funeral will follow Tuesday, March 4, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Private cremation will be held at Lake Region Crematory, Lake Ariel.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association NEPA Regional, 63 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

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Arrangements by Teeters’ Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley, PA 18428.