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“Margaret is the mother of my dear friend Linda, when I first met Margret in Michigan at my parents house I knew immediately that she was a fun loving...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Marion Seidor - Skokie, IL

Best Grandma ever! “In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. You were the best grandma to me and my family. I loved bringing you...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Christie Welker - Ft Wayne, IN

“Thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this most difficult time.I have many fond memories of my Aunt Margie. Her zest for Life, her Smile, and...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Lois (Dressler) Liebing - Avilla, IN

“Praying for the family. My mother is Norma Jean Reeves and Margaret is her aunt. Sorry about your loss. She sounds like she was an amazing lady....Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Paula Thatcher - Kendallville, IN

Me and my beautiful grandma with her first ever Starbucks at 98. She was the best grandma ever. “This is my amazing grandma or as we knew her in my house Holy Toledo Grandma (she frequently said that). Words can't describe what a true gem she was...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Kim Hubble - South Bend, IN

“This is my grandmother. She gave above and beyond. Her love for our family was felt in so many ways. Thank you grandma for the comfort,...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Denny Tester - Florence, AL

Margaret M. Lemish, 98 passed away Sunday April 14, 2019 at Ashton Creek Health Care in Fort Wayne, IN. She was a native of Grand Rapid, MI, born to the late George and Mary Koder. She was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church and worked the Knights of Columbus fish fries and St. Andrew's bingo nights. Margaret was a fun loving person and always the life of the party. She is survived by her daughter Linda McNaughton of Fort Wayne, sisters Rosemarie Gentile, Frances Jones. 6 grandchildren, Christie Welker, Kimberly Hubble, Leanne Smith, and Dennis, Mark and David Tester. Margaret was blessed with many great and great-great-grandchildren and was loved by all. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband Albert Lemish in 2001, daughter Janice Tester in 1969 and a sister Helen Robbins. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am Tuesday April 23, 2019 at St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church 1502 E. Wallen Road Fort Wayne, IN. with calling one hour prior. Calling also 2-4 & 6-8 pm Monday April 22, 2019 and a Rosary at 3:45pm at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home 1140 Lake Ave. Fort Wayne, IN. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church for Masses or the building fund. To sign the online guestbook go to