Obituary Listings

Margaret  Nancy Maples
There are condolences waiting approval on Margaret 's Tribute wall
Obituary for Margaret Nancy Maples

Margaret Nancy Maples

Margaret Nancy (Neel) Maples, of Kennewick, Washington, born on January 31, 1933 in Pasco, Washington, to the late Margaret Rose Skipworth and the late Theodore Amos Neel, passed away at age 85 on May 1, 2018 in Bothell, Washington. Nancy graduated from Franklin High School in Portland Oregon. Nancy was married to the late Vance Harrell Maples.

She was preceded in death by her son, Neel Maples; sister, Barbara; and grandchild, Richard Strauss. Nancy is survived by her son, Vance H. Maples, Jr. (Cheryl), Duvall WA; daughters, Terrie-Ann Heasley (Darryl) of Bothell, WA, Joan Johnstone (Bruce) of Bothell, WA, Sandra Liddle (Byron) of Renton WA, Debra Strauss (Dennis)of Ventura CA, and Brenda Russie (Daniel) of West Richland WA; grandchildren, Zachary Maples, Michael Maples, Sara Maples, Jaime Faucher (Matt), Jenai Busch (James), Wendy Skorburg (R. Chase),Tammy Liddle Lobban (Jered), Skip Liddle, Andrew Strauss, Eric Strauss, David Russie, Christopher Russie (Anne), and Venessa Best (Drew); and great-grandchildren, Ashley Faucher, Donovan Faucher, Ethan Busch, Caleb Busch, Naomi Busch, Margaret Skorburg, Arthur Skorburg, and Amelia Best.

She loved quilting, sewing, needlework, and knitting. She was a founding member of Lakeview Free Methodist Church in Seattle. The Maples Family would like to thank Home Instead Senior Care (including Bruce Anderson and Rhonda James) and Kaiser Hospice staff (including Linda Luskfauquet and Tracy Hart) for their care and dedication. The family invites donations in Nancy's name to Group Health Foundation Hospice Fund (P.O. Box 34015, Seattle, WA 98124-4015) or Home Instead Senior Care (6405 218th St SW, #308, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043). The graveside service will be private.

A memorial service will take place, officiated by Rev. Matt Whitehead, on Saturday, May 19 at 10:00 a.m. at Lakeview Free Methodist Church, 9412 15th Ave NE, Seattle, Washington, 98115.

Marlatt Funeral Home is handling arrangements, 713 Central Ave. N., Kent, (253) 852-2620.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Margaret Nancy Maples, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





10:00 AM
Lakeview Free Methodist Church

9412 15th Ave NE
Seattle, Washington 98115


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Margaret  Nancy Maples

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Margaret

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.