Margaret Ann <I>Tillman</I> Schaefer

Margaret Ann Tillman Schaefer

Bryant, Hamlin County, South Dakota, USA
Death 5 Jan 2000 (aged 100)
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 11544656 · View Source
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Margaret A. Schaefer, 100, of Adams, died Wednesday morning, Jan. 5, 2000 at the Adams Health Care Center in Adams.

Margaret was born April 13, 1899 at Bryant, S.D., the daughter of Louis and Mary (Loebekke) Tillman. Her mother died shortly after her birth and she was raised by her aunt and uncle, John and Margaret Carey. As a child she moved to the Adams area where she attended school. She was married to Patrick A. Fitzgerald on Oct. 21, 1925 at Sacred heart Catholic Church in Adams, he died on April 12, 1929. On July 1, 1939 she was married to William T. Schaefer at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, he died in 1985.
Margaret resided in her childhood home until the time she entered the Adams Health Care Center. She was a home maker who enjoyed birds, gardening, cooking, crocheting and traveling.
She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law Patrick and Gloria Fitzgerald, Albert Lea, Allan and Betty Schaefer, Sun Lakes, Ariz., Thomas and Judy Schaefer, Owatonna, Gerald and Susan Schaefer, Owatonna; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by both of her husbands, one brother and one sister.
Casket bearers will be Michael Schaefer, William Schaefer, Patrick Schaefer, Mark Schaefer, Timothy Schaefer and Joe Prihoda.
Service: 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2000 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Martin Schaefer and the Rev. Gregory Leif officiating. Organist will be Mrs. Helen King
Interment: Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Adams.
Visitation: There will be a 4 p.m. Rosary Service and a 7 p.m. Prayer Service on Friday at the Adams Funeral Home, Adams, Minn., where friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Friday, and at the church for one hour before the service on Saturday.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 11544656
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Ann Tillman Schaefer (13 Apr 1899–5 Jan 2000), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11544656, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by K McAlister P (contributor 46787693) .