Margarete Layton, 88, of Lake Placid, Fla., passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at the Lake Placid Health Care Center with her extended family by her side.
She was born in Germany where she later met her husband, Robert, who was a medic in the U.S. Army. After numerous relocations they finally settled in Sagamore Beach, Mass. and then retired to Lake Placid in 1989. Mrs. Layton enjoyed bowling and bingo and loved animals, shopping, and gardening.
Mrs. Layton was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Layton. She is survived by her daughter, Peggy Timoney and son-in-law Peter Timoney of Chamberlain, Maine.
Funeral services were entrusted with Scott Funeral Home, Lake Placid