Margaret “Maggie” T. Gilden, age 87, of Phoenix, AZ, formerly of St. Louis, Missouri, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a friend to everyone she met. Margaret is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 37 years, Donald E. Gilden, and her daughter, Kathleen Hanlon. She is survived by her children Pamela Blaies, Patti Forister, Kim Payne, 3 siblings, 11 grandchildren, numerous great, and great great grandchildren. She will always be remembered for her kind heart, loving and forgiving nature, and great sense of humor. Funeral services and burial were held on Tuesday, April 3rd at National Memorial Cemetery in Phoenix.