Marguerite Voth Ryan, 96, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Lancaster Care Center in Lancaster.
She was born June 21, 1917, to Clem and Josephine (Stephan) Voth. The majority of her life she resided in Prairie du Chien. Marguerite taught at both St. John’s Catholic School and Prairie du Chien Elementary School. She loved her 3rd and 4th grade students. Upon retirement, she taught adult basic education in the Opportunity and Personal Development Center and was active on the Prairie du Chien Library Board. She later moved to Lancaster, to be close to her daughter, Peg. Marguerite remained an avid reader. She enjoyed dining out, shopping, potato chips, chocolate and her brandy and 7-Up.