Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES
TUXEDO PARK, N. Y., Feb. 10---Mrs. Margaretta C. Spedden died in
her home here today after a brief illness. She was 78 years old. Mrs.
Spedden was the widow of Frederic O. Spedden, who died two years ago.
They had been prominent members of the Tuxedo colony since1906.
Mr. and Mrs. Spedden and their son, an only child, were survivors of
the Titanic sinking. Their son was killed a few years later by an
automobile at their summer camp in Maine.