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Margaret "Peg" Timm Rathnow
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1928
Michigan City
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 2010
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Margaret "Peg" Rathnow

Margaret M. "Peg" Rathnow, 82, Decatur, Illinois, formerly of Michigan City, Indiana passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 4:40pm in St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur, Illinois

She was born February 13, 1928 in Michigan City, Indiana to the late Edward C. and Magdalene (Wagner) Timm. On July 15, 1949 in Michigan City, Indiana she married Stanley Rathnow, who preceded her on August 2, 1984.

Surviving are Son, Stephen (Cheryl) Rathnow of Decatur, IL; Daughter, Cynthia (Fred) Rice of Monroe, WI; 8 Grandchildren, Greg, Andrew, Lindsay, and Alison Rathnow; Gretchen (Nick) Gorup, Jacob (Megan) Rice, Jordan Rice, Brittany (Tom) Mallory; 7 Great-Grandchildren, Paige, Hayley and Madeline Gorup, Jude and Kylee Rice, Elijah and Pierson Mallory; Sister, Therese (William) Wing of Michigan City; Brother, Edward O. (Jeanne) Timm of Fort Wayne, IN;

She was preceded in death by Brother, Jerome Timm, DDS.

Mrs. Rathnow retired from Pullman Standard as an accounting clerk. She was a member of Queen of all Saint's Catholic Church, and Serra Club of Michigan City. Mrs. Rathnow also did volunteer work at the Marquette Foundation, and enjoyed Crocheting Afghans.

Contributions may be made to Another Christ Burse, 9292 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410-7088, Marquette Foundation, 306 W. 10th St., Michigan City, IN 46360 or to the Queen of all Saint's Catholic Church, 606 So. Woodland Ave., Michigan City, IN 46360.


Date: Friday, November 12, 2010, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Saturday, November 13, 2010, 11:30am-12:00pm
Location: Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel

Mass of Christian Burial

Date: Saturday, November 13, 2010, 1:00pm
Rev. Kevin Huber Officiating
Location: Queen of All Saint's Catholic Church


Date: Saturday, November 13, 2010
Location: Swan Lake Memorial Gardens Chapel of the Chimes Mausoleum

Swan Lake Memorial Gardens
Michigan City
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Scabbardfish
Record added: Nov 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61465634
Margaret Peg <i>Timm</i> Rathnow
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