Margaret Tuggle

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Margaret Tuggle

EATON — Margaret Tuggle, 93, of Eaton, passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at Vancrest Nursing and Healthcare Center in Eaton.

Born on July 12, 1920 in Eaton, she was the daughter of the late Harry & Helen (Eikenberry) Eminger. Margaret was a 1938 graduate of Germantown High School, attended Miami University in Oxford, and graduated in 1942 from The Ohio State University in Columbus. She was a social worker and worked for the Preble County Children Services and the Preble County Juvenile Court. Margaret was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, the Preble County College Club, the Preble County Historical Society all of Eaton, and Chi Omega college sorority.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Richard H. Tuggle in 1976.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, John and Jean Tuggle of Eaton; daughters and son-in-law, Nancy and John Diamond of Hilton Head, South Carolina and Julie Tuggle of Charlotte, North Carolina; grandchildren, Julie and William Caldwell, Meredith and Timothy Skinner and Steven Feinberg and fiancée Stacy Kaltenbach; great-grandchildren, Grant and Reid Caldwell and Lauren and Dylan Skinner.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16, from noon to 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 123 West Decatur St., Eaton, with the funeral service immediately following at 2 p.m. with Rev. Wayne D. Morrison officiating. Interment will be held in Mound Hill Cemetery in Eaton.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 123 West Decatur St., Eaton, OH 45320. The family would like to thank the staff of Vancrest Nursing Center for their care and compassion and Hospice of Dayton for their comfort and support.

Arrangements entrusted to Barnes Funeral Home, Eaton. Condolences may be sent to the family via the Guest Book at

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