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Margaret Ellen (nee Miller) Dehne

September 24, 1931 ~ May 22, 2019 (age 87)

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The visitation for Margaret Ellen Dehne, 87, of Wauconda, Illinois, will be Tuesday, May 28, from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 12:30 p.m., at Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, 12 N. Pistakee Lake Rd., Fox Lake, Illinois.  The Reverend LIsle Kauffman will officiate.  A procession to Memory Gardens, Arlington Heights, will follow where you are welcome to join the family in saying final goodbyes.

Margaret was born September 24, 1931 in Waukegan Township, Illinois, she was raised in Half-Day, Illinois.  She passed away at home on May 22, 2019, at 9:30 p.m., surrounded by loved ones. She is now with her husband Melvin in heaven. 

 A beloved mother, grandma, great-grandma, and great-great grandma, she dearly enjoyed her family and extended family and looked forward to making every holiday a special occasion not only for them--but also herself.  She was known to be an amazing cook who made the most spectacular cakes; she also crafted all of  her life.  

She is survived by her sisters, Mary Ballard, Lillian Greve, and Ruth Ortegel; brothers, Charles Miller (Jean) and John Miller; children: Sheryl Becmer, Denise (Jerry ) Ronsman, Dawn (Ronald) Ferguson, Gary Dehne, and Valerie (Jack) Muzzillo; grandchildren: Tim Becmer (Suzanne Blazes), Robin Becmer, Jamison Becmer (Carolyn Justen), Shane Kisiel, Nathan Kisiel, Steven Kisiel, Tanya Kisiel (Steve Horn), Desiree’ (Brandon) Kamin, Ryan Kisiel (Jessica Feltner), Jamie Kisiel, Shannon Ferguson, Daniel (Darcy) Ferguson, Matthew Ferguson, James Ferguson, Angela Ferguson, Deborah Ferguson (Anthony Vasquez), Kimberly Ferguson, and Nicole Baggs (Jason Watson); great-grandchildren: Taylor Jones, Nathaniel (Payton) Kisiel, Dustin Kisiel, Brandon "Boo" Kisiel (Nevi Jones), Dakota Kisiel (Iveta Bilzaite), Connor Kisiel, Ashley Kamin (Efren Abundez), Elizabeth Kamin, Tyler Kamin, Sophie Kamin, Summer Kamin, Aria Kisiel, Janie Lanham, Matthew Lanham, Kathalynne Lanham, Sarah Lanham, Racquel Salmon, Micah Salmon, Noah Ferguson, Luke Ferguson, Bennett Ferguson, Kaylee Ferguson, Ethan Ferguson, Olivia Ferguson, Angela Taylor, John Taylor, Christian Vasquez, and Glendon Hipp; and great-great grandchildren: Nevaeh Nemec, Nathaniel Kisiel III, Baby Kisiel to be, and Augustas Kisiel.

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May 28, 2019

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations (Lake Rd, Fox Lake, Illinois)

Funeral Service
May 28, 2019

12:30 PM
Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations (Lake Rd, Fox Lake, Illinois)

May 28, 2019

Memory Gardens
2501 E Euclid Avenue
Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5898

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