Margaret Walbridge |

Margaret Walbridge

Margaret Walbridge, 82, a four-year Carson City resident, died Nov. 28, 2006, in Carson City.

Ms. Walbridge was born Dec. 2, 1923, in Lisbon, Portugal, to Arthur Saunders and Elizabeth Thompson.

Before moving to Carson City, Ms. Walbridge lived in Florida from 1986 to 2002.

She was a high school graduate, and had been a motion-picture actress in Europe, working with stars like Rita Hayworth.

She crossed the English Channel in a helicopter.

She was Episcopalian.

Among her survivors are her daughter, Penny Speir of Genoa; and grandchildren Christian and Alexandria Pfeil-Schneider.

Cremation will take place at Walton’s Sierra Crematory. A celebration of life will take place at a later date in Genoa.

Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of arrangements.