Margaret Stegmiller, 84, Mandan, died May 17, 2019, in a Mandan nursing home.
Mass of Christian burial was held May 23 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mandan, with the Rev. Jarad Wolf as celebrant. Burial was at Mandan Union Cemetery.
Margaret was born Jan. 15, 1935, in St. Anthony, the daughter of George Jr. and Eleanor (Wetsch) Gangl. She was raised and educated in the St. Anthony area.
On Oct. 14, 1953, Margaret married Joseph Stegmiller Jr. in St. Anthony. They farmed in the Flasher area until 1959, when they moved to Mandan. Margaret worked as an optometric sssistant for 20 years, retiring in 1997.
Margaret loved bowling, playing pinochle, collecting dolls, jewelry and shopping. She enjoyed traveling and was always up for a trip with family. She always treasured her time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Margaret will be deeply missed by her three children, Duane, Bismarck, Kathleen Stegmiller-Richter, Mandan, and Brian, Rochester, Minn.; two sisters, Leona Gartner and Donna (Pete) Kuhn; two grandchildren, Andy (Amy) Richter, Flasher, and Lyle Richter, Bismarck; and three great-grandchildren, Joe and Victoria Richter, and Reese Richter.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Joseph; her parents; one sister, Ellen; one infant brother, Terence; two brothers-in-law, Martin Friesz and Franklin Gartner; and one daughter-in-law, Margo Stegmiller.
Go to www.weigelfuneral.com to sign the guest book and share memories with her family.