LEXINGTON, Ky. - Margaret Kiess Krogdahl, 92, of Lexington, KY widow of Wasley Krogdahl, passed away April 10, 2013 at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Carl and Harriet Knudsen Kiess.
She earned a PhD in astrophysics from the University of Chicago, was a member of Sigma Xi and was a student of Nobel laureate Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar.
Survivors include one son, Matthew Krogdahl, Westwood, NJ; one daughter, Tina Krogdahl, Lexington; one brother, Edward (Ruth) Kiess, VA; one grandchild, Timothy Krogdahl; one niece, Sandra Kiess Moore; two nephews, Raymond and Thomas Kiess.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 PM Friday at Milward – Man O’ War.
Funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday at Milward – Man O’ War with burial to follow in the Lexington Cemetery.
Contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Research. http://www.hereticalcosmology.com/margaretsbio.html
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