Margaret Lou Ober

June 29, 1930 - April 29, 2020

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Wednesday, May 06, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Kendallville Chapel


Wednesday, May 06, 2:30 PM
Graveside at Lake View Cemetery, Kendallville


We remain committed and prepared to safely care for the families we serve during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and want to stay within the government’s guidelines. Whenever possible, Young Family Funeral Home will continue to enable families to participate in the rituals that are most important to them and allow them to be able to say their final good-bye to their loved one. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.
Margaret Lou Ober, 89, of Kendallville died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

She was born June 29, 1930, in Whitley County to Aquilla Alexander and Fern Mildred (Estlick) Marker.

On June 3, 1949, in Columbia City she married Manford Jerry Ober. He preceded her in death on January 19, 2009.

Mrs. Ober lived in this area since 1962, coming from Whitley County. She worked at Puritan in Kendallville and was a homemaker.

Surviving are a son, Michael Ober of Kendallville; five grandchildren, Tara (Troy) Wolf of Kendallville, Amy (Nick) Kesling of Rome City, Nicole Ober of Florida, Jessica (Dennis) Healy of Denver, Colorado, and Jeremy Ober of Angola; eight great-grandchildren, Amber (Troy) Johnson, Ashley (Kyle) Rebman, Brandon Wolf, Kayla (Tony) Goodman, Dequan Ober, Janyah Ober, Thomas Michael Healy, Evelyn Healy, and Kayden Kesling; six great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, James Marker of Ligonier and Larry (Diane) Marker.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Dennis Ober; two sisters, June Gibbs and Josephine Yunker; and a great-great-granddaughter.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at 2:30 p.m. at Lake View Cemetery, Kendallville and is limited to 25 family members. Pastor Sam Weimer of the Independent Full Gospel Church in Ashley will officiate.

A live broadcast of the funeral service will be available for other family and friends to view on the Young Family Funeral Home Facebook page Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

Visitation is Wednesday, May 6, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville. Due to safety concerns from COVID-19, the visitation is limited to 25 people at a time. Please use good judgment in determining the length of your visit or if you should attend. There will be no congregating in the parking lot and physical distancing of six feet is mandatory.

Preferred memorials are to the Humane Society of Noble County.

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Beth Ann Lung Snyder
May 5th, 2020 8:41pm
Toledo, OH

So sorry for your loss.

Randy Reeve
May 4th, 2020 12:01pm

Mike, So sorry for your loss.

Nicole Ober and family
May 2nd, 2020 5:25pm
Largo Florida

R.I.P Grandma 💜💜

May 1st, 2020 10:53am

I'm so sorry for your loss. Just remember that God is with the broken hearted. 'Psam 51:17