Margaret A. Messmer
Age 88, of Griffith, IN passed away Friday, August 15, 2014. She is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Woodrow E. Messmer; 6 children, Wanda (Ron) Straker of KY, Larry Martin of Hammond, Sandra (Don) Jones of Valparaiso, Phil Martin of MO., Al (Donna Stone) Martin of Schererville, Pat Martin of Munster; step children, Gerry (Beth) Messmer of Griffith, Bob Messmer of LA, Jim (Linda) Messmer of Griffith, Don (Rita) Messmer of Highland; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; 2 sisters; and one brother. She is preceded in death by 1 sister; 4 brothers; her late husband, Lawrence Martin; Father and Mother; and grandson, Nathan.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, August 18, 2014, at 11 AM at Solan Pruzin Funeral Home, 14 Kennedy Ave., Schererville, IN 46375 (corner of Main and Kennedy) with Pastor Jason Jones officiating. Friends may visit with the family on Monday from 10 AM until time of service, and Margaret will be laid to rest directly after at Chapel Lawn Cemetery in Schererville, IN. There will be a visitation on Sunday at the funeral home from 2 till 8 PM.
Margaret was a member of First Christian Church of Highland “Disciples of Christ”. She belonged to Griffith Swinging Sr.’s and Senior Bowling League. In lieu of flowers, donation made to First Christian Church at 9540 Fifth St., Highland, IN 46322 would be appreciated.