Margaret E. Lynch

Margaret E. Lynch (nee Koehler) of Hartford passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2005 at the Hartford Care Center, Hartford. She was 77 years old.

She was born May 9, 1928 in Hartford to Lawrence and Evelyn (Kress) Koehler. She married James Lynch at St. Kilian Catholic Church.

Margaret was born and lived in Hartford her entire life. She attended St. Kilian School growing up and was a life long member of St. Kilian. During her working years she was employed with the shoe factory and was a telephone operator for Wisconsin Bell Telephone Co. She had a great love of animals.

She is survived by three siblings, Lucille (Jerry) Cain of Fond du Lac, Lawrence (Caroline) Koehler of Hartford and Betty (Joe) Muesch of Hartford; and one sister-in-law, Rita (Don) Hanrahan of Hartford. She is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and special friends. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, James, her parents and a sister, Mary Jane (Joseph) Trochinski.

Mass of Christian Burial for Margaret was Saturday, Oct. 15, 2005 at 11 a.m. at St. Kilian Catholic Church with Rev. Robert Bales officiating. Family greeted relatives and friends on Saturday from 9 a.m. to the time of service at the church. Interment was in St. Kilian Cemetery, Hartford.

Memorials to St. Kilian Church or the American Cancer Society appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home assisted the family.