Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

December 10, 2012

Margaret E. Osting, 94

Greensburg Daily News

Greensburg — Margaret E. Osting, 94 of Greensburg, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 at the Decatur County Memorial Hospital.

Margaret was born, the daughter of Louis and Irene Ewing, Sept. 23, 1918 in Ewington, where she was a lifelong resident.

Margaret was a 1937 graduate of Greensburg High School and a 1941 graduate of Butler University receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Education.

She worked as a special education teacher for four years in St. Paul, and as a lay teacher at St. Mary’s Catholic School in Greensburg, and then taught for several years in the Greensburg and Decatur County school systems.

Survivors include her daughter Alice Lynette Stiller of Martinsville, her son H. Raymond (Jacqua Lynn) Osting of New Palestine, three grandchildren: Chad (Kiley) Stiller, Natalie Lynn (Trever) Renwick, and Lori Ann Osting; three great-grandchildren: Zachary, Zayden, and Lynzie Stiller, and longtime friend Liz Schroeder.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Patrick Osting.

There will be a visitation for family and friends Thursday, Dec. 13 from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Decatur County Animal Shelter.

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