Margaret Ann Arehart
September 02, 1926 ‒ September 16, 2018
Margaret Ann Arehart passed away OhioHealth Mansfield surrounded by her family. She was 92.
She was born September 2, 1926 to parents Christian & Esther (Boals) Callahan in Mansfield. Margaret graduated from Lucas High School with the class of 1944.
Margaret was a cheerleader and Robert Arehart was on the basketball team and the rest is history. They were married on April 21, 1946. Almost daily Bob sang “I love you, a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck”. They had just celebrated 72 years.
Margaret was a homemaker, she also worked part time for Reeds Department Store.
Margaret was a member of the Lexington Grace Brethren Church and recently attended Hilltop Community Church. She was active in many things including the Women of Grace Ladies Group, a former Sunday school teacher and a former choir member. In spare time, she took pleasure in sewing, cross stitching, gardening, bird watching and reading her Bible, Genesis through Revelation every year.
She is survived by Husband Robert Arehart; daughters Susan (Michael) Johnson of Pagosa Springs, CO, Catherine (Bruce) Bachelder of Lexington, OH, Deborah Arehart of Lexington, OH, and Laura (Jeffrey) Carter Lexington, OH; seven grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren with another one due any day; and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings Mildred Callahan, Mary Weidemeyer, Dorothy Lewis and Robert Callahan.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Her family hopes that you will hold her in your heart as you remember her in your own special way, and in lieu of visitation the family asks that you visit Bob in Lexington Court Care Center.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Margaret’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com