Margaret Mae Schimming, age 74 of Markesan, went to her heavenly home on October 20, 2013, at Markesan Residential Home. Margaret was born on March 1, 1939, in Green Valley, WI. The daughter of Henry and Mamie Eckert. On August 18, 1956, she was joined in marriage to Norman Schimming in Salemville, WI. Margaret worked at Ripon Cookie Factory for 45 years as a gem of all trades; from baking and line work, to packaging and organizing shipment orders. She really enjoyed embroidering and attending the car races at the Beaver Dam Raceway. Margaret is survived by her husband, Norman Schimming and two children: Debra (Thomas) Gay of Oshkosh, and Gary Schimming of Markesan, and a brother Harold Eckert of Green Bay. She was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
A time of Celebrating Margaret's Life will be held on Wednesday October 23, 2013 at Markesan Community Funeral Home, 868 North Margaret Street, Markesan.
Margaret's family will receive relatives and friends from 11 A.M. - 1 P.M., followed by the burial at Markesan Cemetery.
Markesan Community Funeral Home is serving the family.