Northborough – Margaret (Elliott) Morrill passed away peacefully on May 23, 2017, at Martin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Stuart, FL. She was 95. Her husband William A. Morrill died in 1995. She leaves her three loving sons, William Morrill and his wife Ruth of Northborough; Stephen Morrill and his wife Maureen of Wakefield; Michael Morrill and his wife Brigitte of Tequesta, FL; two beloved grandsons, Matthew and Christopher Morrill. Born in Augusta, Maine, she was the daughter of George and Edna (Matthews) Elliott Manning. Margaret was lifelong resident of Northborough. Mrs. Morrill graduated from Becker College in 1942. She and her husband owned and operated William A. Morrill Sheet Metal Inc. Worcester for many years. Her memberships included: lifelong member of Trinity Church, Northborough District Nurse Association, past president of Northborough Women’s Club, Nettles Island Women’s Club, founder and chairman of Nettles Island Theater Guild Scholarship Fund. She was also an avid card player. Most of all, Margaret was a devoted mother and grandmother.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 4-7 p.m. in Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main St. Northborough. Margaret’s funeral will take place on Thursday, June 1st at 10:00 a.m. in Trinity Church, 23 Main St. Northborough. She will be laid to rest beside Bill in Howard Street Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Nettles Island Theater Guild Scholarship Fund, 420 Nettles Island Blvd. Jensen Beach, FL 34957 or Northborough Historical Society, P.O. Box 661 Northborough, MA 01532.