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Margaret E. "Moose" Hassell, 67 of Rock Falls died Tuesday August 14, 2018 at CGH Medical Center.

She was born on July 22, 1951 in Nashville, TN the daughter of Atwood Clifton and Margaret Ellen (Lewis) Hassell and she had moved to this area with her parents as a child. She was a graduate of Rock Falls High School. Margaret had worked for over 30 years at the Exceptional Care and Training Center in Sterling. She was friendly and had a very caring soul. Margaret was a Brett Farve fan and of the Green Bay Packers.

Survivors include her niece, Melissa Sodaro of Rock Falls; her sister, Sally (William) Strohl of Sterling; her brother Barry Hassell of Rock Falls; her nephews: Aaron Hassell and Byron Hassell; her six "grandsons": Tyler Sodaro, Joshua Sodaro, Kyle Sodaro, Lucas Sodaro, Noah Sodaro and Bryant Sodaro.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A gathering of friends and family will take place on Monday August 20, 2018 from 12 – 1PM at the McDonald Funeral Home & Crematory, 1002 12th Avenue in Rock Falls. The memorial service will follow at 1 PM with the Reverend Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will conclude at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling.