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Margaret Marie (Bowe) Schriner

Margaret Marie (Bowe) Schriner, 89, residing in Norwalk, passed away peacefully Saturday afternoon, December 16, 2017 at Norwalk Memorial Home with her daughters by her side after her third courageous battle with cancer.

Margaret was born on July 6, 1928 in Republic, OH to the late Melvin and Helen (Armstrong) Bowe.

Margaret graduated from Scipio Republic High School. For many years, Margaret worked as a bookkeeper for both the Norwalk City Schools and the City of Norwalk, and later worked for the West Baking and Fanny Farmer Candy Company. She also worked at Granutec in Largo, FL. Margaret was a member of Norwalk First United Methodist Church and the Huron County Democratic Women.

Margaret is survived by her daughters, Olivia DeAnn (Jim) Campbell of Norwalk, Helen Rebecca (Gary) Schweer of St. Petersburg, FL and Debralee (King) Divers of Milan; seven grandchildren, D'Arcy (Doug) Elkins of Continental, OH, Murt (Libby) Campbell of Norwalk, Jill Campbell of Norwalk, Amanda Schriner of Gypsum, CO, Robyn (Rey) Feuillebois of Ruskin, FL, Kelsey Divers of Durham, NC and Kale (Emily) Divers of Vermilion; nine great-grandchildren, Dillon and Clara of Elkins of Continental, Chase and Tessa Campbell of Norwalk, Steven Shaw of Parachute, CO, Halynn Premo of Clearwater, FL and Alex, Mia and Bella Feuillebois of Ruskin, FL and sister, Lela (Tom Chaney) Bowe of Tiffin.

In addition to her parents, Margaret is preceded in death by her siblings, Rowena Mason, Regina Bogner and a sister in infancy and her beloved cat, Salem.

Private family services will take place. Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.

The family would like to thank Dr. Brian Murphy, Dr. Phillip Engeler, Holly Martinez and the staff at North Coast Cancer Center, Dr. Jennifer Allsop, the staff of Norwalk Memorial Home and the staff at Heartland Hospice.

Those wishing to contribute to Margaret 's memory may do so to Heartland Hospice, 907 W. State St., Fremont, OH 43420 or to North Coast Cancer Center, 417 Quarry Lakes Dr., Sandusky, OH 44870.

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