Margaret DeLoddere Nov. 13, 1919 - June 7, 2014 WAKARUSA - Margaret DeLoddere, 94, of Wakarusa, passed away June 7, 2014, at her residence. She was born November 13, 1919, in Bremen, to Fred and Bertha Weber. She married Wilfred R. DeLoddere on November 9, 1940; he preceded her in death on December 19, 1997. Margaret's days as a farmer's wife were filled with hard work and especially caring for her children and grandchildren as well as working on the family farm. She was an excellent cook, baker and canner. She baked wonderful apple squares and was famous within the family for her bread. She passed on her bread making tradition by lovingly giving lessons to any grandchild who asked. She loved spending time with her family and would always welcome them with a spread of goodies, meats and cheeses, whether you were hungry or not. She is survived by three daughters, Judy (Larry) Beehler of Bremen, Barbara (Dennis) Unrue of Bremen, and Sharon (Jim) Little of Osceola; a son, Daniel (Jill) DeLoddere of Mishawaka; 12 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild with another great-grandchild expected in November. Also surviving are her sister, Bert Verhaeghe of Bremen, and her special niece, Millie Goff of Wakarusa. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers and three sisters. Services will be at 1:30 PM, Monday, June 9, 2014, at Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen, with Father Bob Lengerich officiating. Burial will follow at Bremen Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service on Monday from 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM. Memorial contributions may be given to The Community Hospital of Bremen or to the Center for Hospice. The family would like to extend special thanks to her loving caregiver, Amanda Proctor, Dr. Marker and the staff at the Community Hospital of Bremen.
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Published in South Bend Tribune on June 8, 2014