April 27, 1914 ~ April 12, 2010
Margaret M. Ogren 95, formerly of 75 Washington Ave., Hamden died at Hamden Health Care Center on April 12, 2010. She was the wife of the late Alfon Ogren. Born in Copenhagen, Denmark, April 27, 1914, daughter of the late Dagmar Ahrenkiel Madsen and Hans Ahrenkiel. She worked at the former Malley's Dept. Store, was a member of the Freden Lodge #12 DDS and Bethesda Lutheran Church. Mrs. Ogren is survived by two sons, Paul A. Ogren (Margie) of Easley, SC and Karl L. Ogren (Julie) of Hamden, six grandchildren: Eric Ogren, Cynthia Arnold, Lisa Marchitto, Kurt Ogren, Todd (Bobbi) Ogren and Kraig Ogren. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren: Nicole, Cody, Haley, Kara, Cecely, Elizabeth and Ryan as well as step-grandchildren Megan and Chloe. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother Raymond P. Madsen, Sr. and two sisters, Ruth Widmann and Elin Ahrenkiel. Private funeral service will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden. Burial will be in Beaverdale Memorial Park, New Haven. Should friends desire memorial contributions may be made to Bethesda Lutheran Church, Memorial Fund, 305 St. Ronan St., New Haven, CT 06511.