a_d
Friday, May 30th, 2014
Complete Obituary
Margaret Highley
  Margaret Kuhn Highley, 90, Celina, passed away at 12:30 a.m. May 29, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
She was born Jan. 23, 1924, in Black Creek Township, to Leroy Augustus and Opal Jackson Kuhn. On Feb. 23, 1946, she married Floyd Wayne Highley, who died Nov. 26, 2012.
Survivors include a daughter, Patty (Bud) Schoenleben, Celina; two sons, Randy (Kim) Highley, Celina, and Doug (Becci) Highley, Celina; eight grandchildren, Kerry (Betsy) Schoenleben, Kelly (Jason) Black, Kassie (Brian) Holstad, Tracy (Aaron) Watercutter, Toby (Melissa) Highley, Kody (Lindsey) Highley, Kole (Megan) Highley and Kane Highley, 15 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald (Pat) Kuhn, Arcadia, Fla., Charles (Jackie) Kuhn, Licking Mo., Tom (Maryabeth) Kuhn, Salem Mo., and Freeda Kuhn, Rockford; sisters and brothers-in-law, Judy (Philip) Lautzenheiser, Van Wert, and Rita Swygart, Decatur, Ind.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Dean (Marilyn) Kuhn and Kenneth Kuhn, and a sister and brother-in-law, Maxine (Virgil) Vorhees.
She graduated from Immaculate Conception High School, Celina, with the class of 1942. She was a scientific specialist for six years and polished lenses for the military during World War II. She was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church, Rockford, and the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina. She was a housewife on the family farm and enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Her family will miss her, but they know she is in heaven with all of her friends, family and most of all, her husband.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Rockford, the Rev. Kenneth Alt officiating. Burial will follow in Friends Cemetery, Rockford.
Calling is 1-7 p.m. Sunday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Laurels of Shane Hill or Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
Online condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Thursday
86°
Chance Thunderstorms
38%
Thursday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Friday
83°
Partly Sunny
9%
Friday Night
65°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
85°
Mostly Cloudy
8%
Saturday Night
69°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Sunday
87°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
19%
Sunday Night
69°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
15%
Monday
85°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
22%
Monday Night
67°
Partly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d
video_logoOnline Video
Tuesday, July 26
index pict
Boat fire on Grand Lake
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Celina Lake Festival Parade time-lapse
camera_logo Photo Albums
Tuesday, August 23
index pict
Monday, August 22
index pict
Monday, August 22
index pict
Monday, August 22
index pict
Saturday, August 20
index pict