Margaret Eileen Veatch

| June 12, 2020

Margaret Eileen Veatch, 89, of Osgood passed away on June 1, 2020 at Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana. Margaret was born on Sept. 7, 1930 the daughter of the late John and Zella Shuy. She grew up and graduated from Union High School.

She would meet and marry Dean Veatch on April 13, 1952 in New Castle, Ohio. They would be blessed with 2 daughters Marsha and Denise. She worked at the Coshocton REMC for over 20 years before selling real estate. In the early 1970s Dean’s work career would see them move to the Osgood community.

Margaret remained at home and raised their children. She became a strong and faithful member of the Osgood United Methodist Church. She was also a 50 year plus member of the Eastern Stars. Margaret was also a member of Tri Kappa. She enjoyed doing needlepoint and playing the piano. Dean and she enjoyed traveling prior to his death.

Margaret is survived by daughter Denise (Jack) Schuerman of Osgood, grandchildren; Josh Bittinger of Indianapolis, Tara (Dustin Castaleo) Schuerman of Connecticut, Matt (Erin) Schuerman of Osgood, and great grandchildren Charlotte, Elijah, Ira and Dean. Sisters-in-laws Adeane Veathc of Coshocton, Nancy Buehler of West Lafayette and Phylis Veatch of Fint, Michigan. She was preceded in death by husband Dean, daughter Marsha Bittinger, her parents, and sister Marian Warner.

Graveside services were held for family and friends, on Thursday June 4, 2020 at Greendale Cemetery outside of Osgood. Memorials may be given to the Osgood United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home. Visit for more information.

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