Margaretha Antonia Euwen De Kreijger McDonough, 93, of Norfolk, passed peacefully at home on May 19, 2016 She was the beloved wife of Joseph McDonough of Norfolk.
Born in Amsterdam, Netherlands on November 17, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Derk and Margaretha (Van De Huevel) Euwen. At 59 years of age, Margaretha became a graduate of Dean Jr. College. She volunteered at the Norfolk Public Library for many years, retiring recently. She enjoyed playing golf and tennis and was secretary of a golf club years ago. She liked going on cruises and ballroom dancing with Joseph. Always a leader and organizer, she enjoyed leading and instructing children at summer camp when she was in the Netherlands.
In addition to her husband Joseph, Margaretha is survived by a daughter; Elly Verhoeve De Rooij of the Netherlands, two sisters; N. Schryijver of Montreal, Canada, Rie Van Dyk of Brisbane, Australia, and two brothers; Bas Euwen of Hungary, and Leo Euwen of Toronto, Canada.