Margaret Powers


HOLGATE -- Margaret Theresa Powers, 92, of Holgate, died Friday, February 21, 2014, in her home.

Her Legacy… She was born April 7, 1921, to Frank and Thesea (Weisbecker) Hohenbrink in Holgate. She graduated from Holgate High School in 1939. In 1950, she married Bernard J. Powers, and he died in 1973. Margaret was a homemaker and was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Holgate, and its Rosary Altar Society.

Her Family… She is survived by her two sons, Jeffrey L. (Denise) Powers, Boca Raton, Fla., and Kevin J. Powers, New Bavaria; one grandson, Ryan. She was preceded in death by siblings, Donna Schueller, Judy Hohenbrink, Marilyn Hohenbrink, Dorothea Wahl, Annette Powers and Paul Hohenbrink.

Her Farewell Services… Per Margaret's request, she will be cremated. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, February 24, 2014, in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Holgate, with Father Nick Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in Pompano Beach, Fla. Contributions made in Margaret's memory can be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church. Please visit to leave online condolences.

Zachrich Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Holgate is in charge of the arrangements.

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