Obituary: Margaret L. Hoerner


November 26, 1924 – December 5, 2022

Information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Margaret L. Hoerner Margaret L. Hoerner, nee Bloom, age 98, of Schererville, IN, passed away Monday, December 5, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Charles A. Hoerner, Sr. Loving mother of Janice Klausner, Cheryl (Gary) Chick, and Charles A. (Deborah) Hoerner, Jr. Devoted grandmother of Kenneth (Karina) Klausner, Bradley (Angela) Klausner, Karl Klausner, Katherine (Jeremy) Pauken, Matthew Chick, and Cody Hoerner; great-grandmother of Delilah, Emery, Ben, Kaspian, Greycen and Everly. Dear sister of the late Robert (late Elsie) Bloom, late Mildred (late O.D.) Roberts, and the late Helen (late Robert) Bentley.

Visitation Sunday, December 11, 2022, from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 3:30 p.m. at the Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN with Pastor Bob Bajda officiating. Interment at a later date at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery – Elwood, IL.

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