Hardy, Margaret E., Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved sister and aunt passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 at St. Francis Home. The daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Pytlewski) Abbott, Margaret was born May 24, 1916 in Flint, Michigan and would have celebrated her 99th birthday in May. She married Carl Hardy on May 29, 1945. He predeceased her May 2, 1981. She graduated from St. Andrew’s High School in 1934. Margaret was employed at Lawyer’s Title for many years until her retirement. She was a member of Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church (St. Helen site). Margaret enjoyed playing bingo and loved time spent with family and friends. Surviving are one sister and three brothers, Doris Stuedemann, Saginaw; Richard Abbott, Saginaw; Jack and Beverly Abbott, Saginaw; Tony and Mary Jane Abbott, Saginaw; many nieces and nephews. Margaret was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers, Mary (Honey) Volk, Joanne Furlo, Frank (Babe) Abbott, Edward (Pete) Abbott and Michael G. Abbott. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 11 a.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. Tori Little, Pastoral Associate at Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, will officiate with private burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Thursday from 10 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church. www.snowfuneralhome.net