Margaret P. Hale, 84, of Dugger, passed away at 10:19 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.
She was born in Benton County, Minn. April 7, 1924 to Fred Bartho and Minnie Leezer Bartho.
She was an active charter member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Linton and the American Legion Auxilary in Dugger.
Survivors include: one daughter, Janet McNabb of Dugger; a brother in-law, Gilbert Koehler of Sanford, N.C.; a sister-in-law, Doris Bartasiewski of South Haven, Minn.; five grandchildren, Natalie McNabb, Debbi Evans, Terry Bruner, Cindi Wahl and Carri Grimes; two great-grandchildren, Chase Cooksey and Katie Cooksey.
Services will be at 1p.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Linton with Pastor Joe Faust officiating.
Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. Wednesday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger, and Thursday at the Church from 11:30 a.m. until service time.
Interment will be in the Dugger Cemetery.