Margaret A. Rollier

Margaret A. Rollier, 81, died on March 2, 2013, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake.

“Peggy” was born in Amsterdam, N.Y., on May 2, 1931, the daughter of Gilbert and Ruth (Clark) Finnan. She grew up in Lake Placid, where she graduated Lake Placid High School and was crowned Queen in her senior year.

She worked out west as a young woman until she married James Rollier, also of Lake Placid. Margaret is survived by five daughters and two sons; 24 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and her sister Mona Lopez. She was predeceased by her husband James Rollier, oldest son Stephen and her sister Sheila Machaby.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at St. Agnes Church, Lake Placid. Burial will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Her final resting place is to be St. Agnes Cemetery alongside her beloved husband. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to American Cancer Society.

Friends and family are invited to “light a candle” and share a memory, story and prayer at

The M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid is in charge of arrangements.