Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Complete Obituary
Margaret Yahl
  Margaret M. Yahl, 102, formerly of St. Marys, died at 5:20 p.m. April 21, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
She was born June 26, 1911, in Celina, to Carl and Freda Clott Hoenie. On Sept. 19, 1940, at Zion Lutheran Church, St. Marys, she married Franklin Yahl, who died Dec. 12, 1983.
Surviving are two sons, John (Janet Lane) Yahl and Edward (Linda) Yahl, all of St. Marys; six grandchildren, Anna (Kenneth) McCusker, New Rochelle, N.Y., Sara (Brian) Riggenbach, Huntersville, N.C., Marc (Jennifer) Yahl, San Diego, Calif., Heidi Yahl, Spencerville, Ryan (Brandy) Yahl, Anna, and Jeffrey (Paula) Yahl, St. Marys; eight great-grandchildren, Deborah Yahl, Caleb Yahl, Andrew Robinson, Olivia McCuskey, Maxwell Riggenbach, Nathan McCuskey, Elijah Riggenbach and Eliza Yahl; and two stepgreat-grandchildren, Carter and Cayden Ballweg.
Also deceased are a daughter-in-law, Susan Yahl; a sister, Bernice Vermillion; and two brothers, Robert Hoenie and William Hoenie.
She was a homemaker and farm wife. She sold fresh eggs and sweet potato plants for many years.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and its Faith Circle and the Dorcas Society, serving as a past president. She served on the church funeral dinner committee and was a member of the Pleasant Hour Club.
Faith, family and hard work were the cornerstones of her life. She volunteered countless hours to her church. Over the years, she visited and spread cheer to many people confined to their homes, hospitals and nursing homes.
Rites are 11 a.m. Friday at Zion Lutheran Church, the Rev. Bill Maki officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Miller–Long & Folk Funeral Home, High Street Chapel, St. Marys.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the church.
Condolences may be expressed at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Today
26°
Mostly Cloudy
Tonight
23°
Mostly Cloudy
Tomorrow
37°
Rain/Snow Likely
76%
Tomorrow Night
16°
Chance Rain/Snow
31%
Friday
22°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
21%
Friday Night
Mostly Cloudy
4%
Saturday
28°
Mostly Cloudy
5%
Saturday Night
23°
Mostly Cloudy
31%
Sunday
29°
Snow Likely
65%
Sunday Night
12°
Chance Snow
50%
Monday
17°
Slight Chance Snow Showers
20%
Monday Night
-1°
Partly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d