Margaret Ruth Oelrich, 91, of Prairie Grove, Arkansas passed away Monday, January 23, 2017 in a Fayetteville hospital. She was a retired registered nurse for Pink Bud Nursing Home and member of the Greenwood United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Eugene Oelrich.


Celebration of life service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 4 at Greenwood United Methodist Church. Cremation was under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.


She is survived by two sons, Michael Oelrich of Helena, MT and Larry Oelrich of Prairie Grove, AR; two daughters, Susan Griffin of Iowa City, IA and Linda Graham of Colorado Springs, CO; one brother, Dick Quinlan of Greenwood; one sister, Betty Melton of Greenwood, AR; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren