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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Margaret Hepler, 95 – Loved Life on the Family Farm

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margaret hepler obituary

Margaret Hepler, 95, of Pitman, passed away peacefully with loved ones by her side at her home on Sunday, January 24, 2021.

Margaret was born in Pitman on February 26, 1925, a daughter of the late Alice M. (Specht) and Franklin F. Kehler.

She was a homemaker and worked along side her husband on the family farm. She loved to spend time in her kitchen, cooking, baking and canning. She enjoyed spending time with her family and welcomed relatives to the farm.

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She was a member of Zion E.C. Church Pitman.

Margaret is survived by three sons Douglas, husband of Kathy Hepler, Brent Hepler and Larry, husband of Debbie Hepler numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 year Irvin H. “Herbie” Hepler; as well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, siblings and nieces and nephews.

Due to current health concerns private services will be held at Zion E.C. Chuch, Pitman with interment following in Zion E.C. Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Zion E.C. Church, 247 Zion Church Road, Pitman, PA 17964.

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The Stephen R. Rothermel Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. To sign the online guest book please visit

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