Mrs. Margaret R. Savage

Mrs. Margaret R. Savage


Let us remember with thanksgiving the life and ministry of Margaret R. Savage, 91, who died on Tuesday, March 19, 2020 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, ME.

She was born in Rockville Center, NY on September 27, 1928, the daughter of John and Edith Powell Davis.

On July 5, 1948, Margaret married Rev. Jack Earl Savage at St. Mark’s UMC in Rockville Center, NY. They had four children, Rick, Ralph, Roger, and Robin.

Rev. Savage served 37 years with the New York Conference, pastoring Olive Bridge, Samsonville, and The Vly UMCs in New York; St. John’s UMC in Newburgh, NY; Lakeville UMC in CT; and Carmel UMC in NY. His last church was Babylon UMC on Long Island, which he served for 21 years until his retirement in 1987. Jack died suddenly in 1988, and Margaret retired to Saco, ME.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.