Margo A. Platz age 94, died on Monday, June 10, 2013 at the Columbus Community Hospital.
She was born on September 13, 1918 in Columbus to Henry and Anna (Wegner) Ladwig. Margo was a graduate of Columbia County Normal Teacher’s College in Columbus. She was married to Ernest Platz on August 5, 1944 in Bennettsville, SC. She taught at a number rural country schools in Columbia and Dodge counties. She was also employed seasonally in the offices of the Wisconsin Cheeseman in Sun Prairie for many years. Margo was an avid Brewer and Packer fan. She was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Beaver Dam.
Survivors include her son, Eric (Nelda) Platz of Watertown; two grandsons, Ed Platz of Milwaukee and Paul Platz of Watertown; numerous relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ernie in 2010; two brothers, Elmer and Marvin Ladwig; two sisters, Ella Saniter and Rosie Berg.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Hillside Cemetery, Columbus. Rev. Mary J. Mall will officiate.