Margaret Eleanor Beheler

July 26, 1928 ‒ February 02, 2015

Fredericktown, Ohio

Margaret Eleanor Beheler, age 86, of Fredericktown passed away at her home on February 2, 2015. She was born on July 26, 1928 in Fredericktown, Ohio to the late Fred and Lucile (Bollinger) Weller.

Margaret was an active lifetime member of the Palmyra Church of Christ. She enjoyed singing in the choir and being with family. She was a devoted wife and mother, and a loving and fun grandmother and great-grandmother who enjoyed the outdoors. She was a very good cook and enjoyed sharing food with family.

Margaret is survived by her husband Dale Beheler of Fredericktown, to whom she was married almost 66 years; her children Rodney (Joyce) Beheler of Hagerstown, Indiana, Vicki (Stephen) Bechtel of Fredericktown, Gordon (Vickie) Beheler of Fredericktown, Dana (Rhonda) Beheler of Fredericktown, Gina (Timothy) Keller of Mansfield, Renn (Debra) Beheler of Mount Vernon, and Lisa (Jim) Cook of Fredericktown; 21 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; a sister Rosemary Wilson; and sisters-in-law Mabel Weller and Dorothy Waxler.

Besides her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her brother Eldon Weller and her brother-in-law William Wilson.

Friends may call on Thursday from 4-7 PM at the Palmyra Church of Christ (21184 Zolman Rd., Fredericktown, Ohio 43019). A service will be held on Friday, beginning at 11 AM at the church, with Evangelist Troy Northrop officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Margaret’s name may be made to: Hospice of Knox County or Palmyra Church of Christ.

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The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Margaret Eleanor Beheler.

  • Dale & family: You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Margaret will be missed but one day we will reunite with her.

  • We just want to say we are praying for the family and that Margaret has final received her eternal reward and we are rejoicing with her and the Kingdom of God. Our prayers go out to Dale and the whole family and may God be a source of great comfort and care at this time to each of you!

    Praying for you,

    Paul and Lori

  • Dale, Dana, Dustin, and family,

    We are deeply sorry for your loss. She was such an amazing person to be around and her smile was absolutely beautiful.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time. May God wrap his loving arms around you all.

  • Dale and Family: So sorry for the loss of Margaret. I love you and her dearly. What a wonderful Christian lady. What wonderful Christian examples you both have been. Love, Joan Stringfellow

  • Dale & family

    Praying for you peace and comfort during this time. Margaret is smiling today and forevermore! Hugs to you.
    Brad & Kim Hessey

  • We are so sorry for your loss.You are in our prayers and thoughts.Mike & Melody (van Houten) Lahmon and Deborah Ackerman

  • Soo sorry to learn of Margaret’s passing. We have always enjoyed Margaret. She was a beautiful person inside and out. The Heavens rejoice in welcoming her. Hugs and prayers for peace and comfort.

    Carmon & Betty Weller

  • Soo sorry to learn of Margaret’s passing. We have always enjoyed Margaret. She was a beautiful person inside and out. The Heavens rejoice in welcoming her. Hugs and prayers for peace and comfort.

    Carmon & Betty Weller

  • We are so sorry for your loss.You are all in our prayers and thoughts.Glenn Sr,Glenn (Melaine) Melody( Mike) Lahmon,Beth (Richard) Arndt,Roy

  • Thinking of each and every one of you and praying that God will comfort and keep you. Aunt Marg was a great person and loved you all so much. I’ll never forget her. Love to all, Gwen.

  • Margaret always had a great smile.She had a heart of gold. Such a good example for us all. You all are in our prayers. Love Larry & Ruth Ann Huffstutler

  • So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
    Mike & Laura Spencer

  • Sorry to read of Margaret`s passing our thoughts and prayers are with each member of er family. God bless and keep you in his arms until we all meet again in heaven, Love Paul and May Fry

  • Sorry to read of Margaret`s passing our thoughts and prayers are with each member of your family. God bless and keep you in his arms until we all meet again in heaven, Love Paul and May Fry

  • Dale and Family, Walt and I would like to convey our deepest sympathy. Margaret was such a wonderful person and will be greatly missed. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

  • Dale and family; Our sympathy in Margarets passing. another classmate gone; but rejoicing around the throne one day when we all are there. Love always and lots of good memories.
    Dale and Mary Braddock

  • Dear Dale and Family — We were saddened to read about Margaret’s passing. She leaves a legacy of a wonderful family and so many friends, as her spirit wings its way to Heaven. There will be another bright star in the skies from now on. May fond memories help you through this sad time. We are sending you our deepest sympathy and friendship. We share in your loss. Sincerely, Susie and Dick Huggins/Fredericktown

  • Dale and family members, so sorry for the loss of Margaret, always so kind and friendly, great mother of a loving family. Was connected with Renn and the Fred. Tomato Show and Fred. Alumni Association, very respectful. Many blessings and prayers. Fred, Vonda and Barry.

  • Dear Dale and family,
    I am praying for comfort for today and your strength for tomorrow. Margaret leaves behind a wonderful legacy of love. She was a very special lady. God bless your family as you celebrate her life. Love, Deb

  • Dale and family,
    So sorry for your loss. We have fond memories of Margaret from when we lived In Fredericktown. She always had a smile on her face and was such a wonderful person. Our deepest sympathy to all of you..
    John and Delores Kline

  • To Tim, Gina, Dana and Rhonda and all the family of Margaret. So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. Love Leveta

  • Dear Dale and family, sorry to read of the passing of Margaret. We miss our
    loved ones even when we know they are at peace. My Sympathy,
    Kathryn Nauman Williams

  • To you and the rest of your family, Dale, Mary Lou and I want to extend our condolences to you in this time of your loss and sadness. Your faith in God and in your salvation, through Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross, can certainly give you comfort in this time of your loss. If we hold on to our faith we can share eternity together and that is beyong our present comprehension. God bless you all.

  • so sorry to hear of your beloveded wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passing. Deepest sympathy and prayers for all.
    Rene’ (Schwartz) Hefner

  • Dale, recently you and I spoke of Margaret loving the hugs. Hopefully this will give you comfort in knowing she has been accepted into the loving arms of the Lord, the most wonderful hug of all.
    Please know that you and the family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Dale and Family,
    You have our deepest sympathies on the loss of Margaret. I will always remember the family dinners she prepared when I was young and the effort she put into the Auten Reunions each summer. She will be missed by many.
    James DeChant and Family &
    Jack DeChant

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Margaret was such a happy person and always had a smile on her face. Sorry for your loss.
    Jim, Connie, Jordan and Ronnie

  • So sorry to hear of Margaret’s passing. She will surely be missed. I remember her kindness and beautiful smile. Your family is in my prayers.
    Christi “Beheler” Ramirez

  • Dale and family,
    Saying prayers for the family at this time of loss. Margaret was a great example of what a Christian woman should be like. She is taking her place in Heaven with Jesus.
    In Christian Love,
    David and Diana Shaffer

  • Sorry for your loss. I know the heavens rejoiced when Margaret came home! Praying for you all.

  • Dale and Family,

    Mom told me of Margaret’s passing; I am so very sorry ! I have many wonderful memories of times I spent at your house when dad was the minister at Palmyra. Margaret was a wonderful cook and a very caring person! I will forever remember her kind heart and beautiful smile!! What a Godly women she was! So very sorry, Lisa, hugs and prayers!!

  • So very sorry to hear about Margaret’s passing. Whenever we would come back to Pal for a visit, Margaret always greeted me with a hug and smile. She was a special lady! Please know your family is in my thoughts and prayers!

  • Mrs.Beheler,you will be missed by all your Family, friends,and Church Family.Mr. Beheler so sorry for your(our) loss.was very sadden when I found guys were like a second family growing up, as I would help on the farm working up an appetite and looking forward to a great home cooked dinner from scratch.and the amazing part about it is how she did it with so many kids plus one.never forget those dinners and felliowshup at supper Mr. Beheler would lead us in Prayer.loved the Beheler Family.GOD BLESS

  • We are sorry to hear about Margaret. She was a lovely lady and will be missed by friends and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • We are so sorry for the loss of Margaret. Renn and I spoke of her when we talked at school so I know she hadn’t been well for awhile. Still, we never like saying goodbye. I guess we know most of the “kids” and a lot of the grandkids! What a wonderful life you have to celebrate!” As Helen Keller said, ” What we have once enjoyed, we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes part of us.” I’m sure you each have many favorite, personal memories to treasure!

    Chris and Dick Well

  • Dale : So sorry for your loss have very many memories of you and Margret Our prayers are with you and the family.
    Skip and Bev. Edwards

  • Dale and family, I knew Margaaret but did not really know her but after reading these condolences , I know I missed a special person and some good cooking. I know several of the children and I am sure they are an apple from the tree. Dale , and each one of you , I know, have special memories of her. I Praise God for memories. I stand with Jesus in your grief and in your Praises for she is continuing in His Presence. His Love and Prayers, Neal and Jean Reed

  • Dale & Family,

    So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this time.

    David Foote, Jr. and Family

  • Dale and Family,

    We send our deepest sympathy to all of you in the passing of your loved one. We have been friends for many years and have many memories. May the Lord give you peace and comfort at this time. Margaret was a joy to know, always with a smile.


  • My deepest heartfelt sympathy is with you all at this difficult time. So sorry to hear of Margaret’s passing.

  • I would like to offer my deepest sympathies to you. I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are never alone. Turn to the Holy Scriptures for guidance and to help soothe your heart. Psalms 34:18 assures us that God is near to those broken at heart and crushed in spirit. Please accept my deepest sympathies.

  • Dale and Family–just heard of Margaret’s passing. I will always remember her smile and kindness. May your memories bring you peace. Deepest Sympathy Becky Creamer