Margaret E. Hufnagle
09/29/1923 - 03/03/2016

Margaret E. Hufnagle, 92, of Hanover, passed away, Thursday, March 3, 2016 at her home following a lengthy illness. She was the wife of Thomas J. Hufnagle Sr. who died June 28, 1993. Born September 29, 1923 in Cheswick, she was the daughter of the late Laverne W. and Anna V. (Schuman) Rose. Margaret was a self-employed beautician and part owner of the Hanover Hotel. She was a 1941 graduate of Eichelberger High School and a graduate of Joan Lee Beauty School in Carlisle. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hanover. Margaret was a great wife, loving mother and friend to many. She enjoyed traveling, plays, movies and shopping. Surviving are seven children; Patricia Amos and husband Bob of Belair, MD, Darlyn “Deb” Becker and husband Art of Hanover, Michael Hufnagle and wife Luann of Spring Grove, Nicholas Hufnagle and wife Carol of Hanover, Linda Hufnagle of McSherrystown, Daniel Hufnagle and wife Carolyn of Lancaster, and Margaret “Gem” Gladfelter and husband Bernie of Hanover; 27 grandchildren; 55 great grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Thomas J. Hufnagle Jr. and a sister, Betty Carbaugh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 7, 2016 at St. Joseph Church, 5125 Grandview Road, Hanover, with Rev. Msgr. James M. Lyons as celebrant. Burial will follow in parish cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Murphy Funeral Home, McSherrystown is entrusted with arrangements. Contributions in memory of Margaret may be made to: St. Joseph Catholic Church, 5125 Grandview Rd., Hanover, PA 17331.

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Posted at:03/05/2016 10:10 am
Michael Brown -
A terrific lady I have fond memories of from my childhood. She was kind and pleasant to everyone she met. Wish the entire family peace and understanding at this difficult time.

Posted at:03/17/2017 4:04 am
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