Margaret Amy Lepley
August 03, 1926 ‒ March 20, 2016
Margaret A. Lepley, 89, former Galion resident passed away Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Carriage Court of Hilliard. She had resided in Columbus for the past four years.
She was born August 3, 1926 in Glouster, Ohio and was the daughter of Marshall and Edith (Holloway) Summers. On December 23, 1947 she married Lorin B. Lepley and they enjoyed nearly 47 years of marriage until his passing on September 21, 1994.
Margaret was a 1944 graduate of Glouster High School and moved to Galion with Lorin in 1960. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Galion, volunteered with the Galion Hospital TWIG and enjoyed golfing, big band music, dancing and was active in bridge club and bowling leagues.
Margaret is survived by her two sons, Allan (Linda) Lepley of Hilliard and Bruce (Mary) Lepley of Bucyrus; her four grandchildren, Natalie (Evan) Horton of Grove City, Nick (Jammi) Lepley of Grandview Heights, Russ (Filippo Palacci) Lepley of Munich, Germany and Tom Lepley of Hilliard; her two great- grandchildren, Zachary and Alexandria Horton and her two sisters, Clara Carter of Houston, Texas and Freda (Joe) Hill of Columbus.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her sister, Edith Zinn and her two half-brothers Cyril Holloway and John Summers.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church, 240 S. Market Street in Galion where services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday with Pastor Julie Fogle officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Galion.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church or the Alzheimer’s Association in care of the funeral home.
Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Margaret Lepley, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.