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Margaret S. Wells

Margaret S. Wells, 89, recently passed away in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in Paris, Kentucky, Margie married William Wells and they lived together for over 50 years in Cincinnati, Ohio and Las Vegas. She was predeceased by her husband. Margie is survived by her three sons Ward (Jennifer), Winston (Sara), and Richard (Erin), her four adored grandchildren, and her dear brother Joseph. An accomplished academic professional, Margie worked for many years at UNLV, serving in the Office of the President and the Department of Mathematical Sciences, and she was a devoted fan of the university’s Runnin’ Rebels men’s basketball team. 

A funeral mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church in Las Vegas on Thursday, August 17 at 10 a.m.; burial will be private at Davis Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Dr. William R. Wells Family Scholarship Fund at UNLV (702-895-3641) or the ASPCA at 

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