Margaret Long


BUTLER, Ind. -- Margaret M. Long, 85, died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at DeKalb Health in Auburn.

Margaret was born on June 11, 1927, in Holgate, Ohio, to the late John and Anna (Pistol) Roseman. She took care of many elderly people in their home. Margaret loved watching birds, especially cardinals, and loved her dog, Sammy.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Judy and Marvin Gael of Butler, and Peggy and Tom Powers of Brazelton, Ga.; a son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Alice Long of Dayton, Ohio; six grandchildren, Ashley Bowers of Georgia, Randy and Rachel Long of Sacramento, Calif., Jamie Dietrich of Butler, Cory Gael of Butler, and Trent Long of Defiance, Ohio; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Long; five brothers, Fredrick, Tommy, Donald, George and Harry Roseman; also one sister, Kathryn Houck.

H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home in Butler, Ind., is handling the arrangements. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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