Cover photo for Margaret Young's Obituary
Margaret Young Profile Photo

Margaret Young

d. September 6, 2022

Margaret Young, age 83, of Petersburg, IL passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg.

She was born on October 26, 1938 the daughter of William and Mildred Slaughter.

Margaret married Charles Young on July 3, 1982.  He preceded her in death.

Mourning her passing are a daughter, Lynn (wife Jo) Wisdom; grandchildren, William Proctor, Charles Craig, Cory Craig, Ashley Craig, and Desarae Selby ; six great-grandchildren, Charles Craig Jr., Dontrell Hill, Jada Craig, Caleb Craig, Cory Craig Jr., and Kiara Craig; sister, Yvonne Campbell; and many other friends, adoptive children, and family.

Margaret loved to play Bingo.  She spent many hours in the Bingo Hall.

Her passion throughout her life was cooking for family and friends.

She loved all and all loved her.  To many people that knew her, she was known as GG and grandma.

Cremation rites will be accorded.

Memorial contributions can made to Mott & Henning Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

Mott & Henning Funeral Home is assisting the family. On-line condolences can be shared at




  1. We are so very sorry for your loss , she was a wonderful person and I’ve been friends her 50+ years Lovey and Marleen does
    also we are praying for you and family 💜

  2. 💜

Leave your Condolence

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked (required)

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Margaret Young, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree