Margaret E. Otto
Date of Birth
October 25, 1925
Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
May 16, 2014
Wahoo, Nebraska
Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 ~ 10:00 a.m.
Zion Lutheran Church ~ Ithaca, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska


Tuesday, May 20, 2014 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska


Zion Lutheran Church

Margaret E. Otto, 88 of Ceresco, NE, entered into rest on Friday, May 16, 2014 at South Haven Living Center in Wahoo, NE.  She was born October 25, 1925 in Cedar Bluffs, NE to William and Clara (Jensen) Hauschild.  Margaret grew-up and attended school in the Ashland area.  On September 25, 1955, she was united in marriage to William Otto at Zion Lutheran Church in rural Ithaca, NE.  Through the years, she helped on the farm and cared for her family and for several years she worked concessions at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

Margaret was a wife, mother, and grandmother that loved attending her grandchildren’s activities.  She loved cooking and baking and always enjoyed a good garage sale.  She loved life on the farm.  She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Ithaca, where she was a member of the Ladies Aid.

She is survived by children, Jerry (Cindy) Otto of Ceresco, Gary (Michelle) Otto of Ceresco, and LuAnn (Brad) Richard of Ceresco; grandchildren, Mike Richard, Stacey (Mike) Sanders, Megan Richard, and Elizabeth Otto; sister-in-law, Fern Hauschild; many nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by husband, William Otto; brothers, John Hauschild, Irvin Hauschild, Louie Hauschild, and Raymond Hauschild; sisters, Irene Campbell and Mabel Mills.

Condolences for Margaret E. Otto
  1. Lester & Mabel Swanson Families
    • May 21, 2014 - 8 years ago

    We’re thinking of you and your families. Almost another whole generation gone, Mom’s last aunt.

  2. todd hauschild
    • May 21, 2014 - 8 years ago

    My heart goes out to the entire family. I will miss visiting with Margaret at our Thanksgiving dinners.

  3. Fritz and Marilynne Bergman
    • June 10, 2014 - 8 years ago

    Our sympathy to all her family. May their fond memories of her keep her forever in your hearts.

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