Marguerite J. Bloss, 97
Marguerite J. Bloss, 97, of Allegan died Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at Allegan County Medical Care Community. Mrs. Bloss was born April 25, 1918, in Dunningville the daughter of Samuel and Julia (Metzger) Benson.
She was an active member of the United Methodist Church and was very involved in the Kids Hope Program. She was a teacher's aide at both Pine Trails and Westward Elementary Schools in Allegan for many years, as well as working at Hiatt's in downtown Allegan for more than 10 years.
Her close friends and family knew her for her cooking and baking skills, which she loved to share.
Surviving are her two daughters, Jean and Moe Milbocker and Kathy and Dick Caine; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Jack Hale; her second husband Pete Bloss; and eight brothers and sisters.
Graveside services will be Thursday, July 30, at 11 a.m., at Oakwood Cemetery. Pastor Robert Lynch will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Allegan County Medical Care Community.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel.