Margaret Lois Hartley, 72, of 827 Albia Rd., died at 12:40 p.m. January 26, 2017 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.
She was born May 18, 1944 in Ottumwa to Eugene and Betty Porter Ancell. She married Frank Hartley and he preceded her in death.
A 1963 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Margaret enjoyed collecting dolls.
Surviving are her siblings, Charles Ancell of Ottumwa, Richard Ancell of Denver, CO, Donnie (Linda) Ancell of Des Moines, Joanna (Larry) Eakins of Ottumwa and Diane Johnston of Des Moines.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ted Ancell and infant James Ancell.
Her body has been cremated with services planned for a later date.
Published on  February 6, 2017