Margaret Anne Austermiller, age 85, of Napoleon, Ohio, passed away December 1, 2013 in Olney, Maryland. Born July 10, 1928 in Henry County, Ohio, the daughter of Glenn S. and Grace M. (Bell) Carter. Margaret was an elementary school teacher. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, the church Women's Society, Napoleon Eastern Star, and a 50 year member of the Grange Gleaners. She received her B.S. degree in Education from Bowling Green State University.
Surviving is one son, Michael (Jane) Austermiller, Napoleon, Ohio; four daughters, Grace Peterson, Toledo, Mary Beth Owens, Cincinnati, Susan (James) Bresee, Maryland, and Leanne (Manual) Olea, of California; nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert (Lavonne) Carter, Virginia, and one sister, Rosemary (Paul) Pfau, New Bavaria, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Glenn Michael Austermiller.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, Napoleon, Ohio, Rev. Lindy Maurice-Saum, officiating. Interment will be made in Hoy Cemetery, Harrison Township, Ohio. Friends may call at the Walker Mortuary, Napoleon, Ohio on Friday, December 6 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The family has suggested that memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church, the
, or to Winter Growth Adult Care Center.