Margaret A. Cina

Margaret A. "Marge" Cina (Betthauser), 79, of Hartford, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012 at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford.

Marge was born March 27, 1932 in La Crosse to Fred and Helen (Wurtzel) Betthauser. She was united in marriage to Ralph Cina on Sept. 1, 1952 at St. Kilian Church in Hartford.

Marge was a dedicated employee for 43 years at the Hartford Hospital and was co-owner of Gambles and Montgomery Wards. She enjoyed reading, traveling and collecting antiques.

Marge is survived by her siblings Charlotte Moratz of Hartford, Fred (Rose Marie) Betthauser of La Crosse, Bob (Rose) Betthauser of Hartford, Mary (Butch) Benson of Holmen and Don (Donna) Betthauser of Onalaska. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Marge is preceded in death by her parents, husband Ralph, brother Rich Betthauser, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.

Mass of Christian burial for Marge will be held on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Kilian Catholic Church, 264 W. State St., Hartford. The family will greet relatives and friends on Monday, March 12 at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford from 4-7 p.m. AND on Tuesday morning at CHURCH from 10-11 a.m.

Interment at St. Kilian Cemetery.

Memorials to St. Kilian Church or Rawhide are appreciated.

The family of Marge would like to extend their thanks to the Hartford Care Center and the nurses at the ICU.

Shimon Funeral home is assisting the family; (262) 673-9500 or