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Margaret V. (Hoose) Jackson

February 17, 1924 ~ November 12, 2020 (age 96)


Margaret V. Jackson, age 96, of Elwood, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Golden Living Center in Muncie.
Margaret was born in Elwood on February 17, 1924, the daughter of  Harold and Leda (Alexander) Hoose.  She graduated from Elwood High School in 1941.  On August 22, 1942, she married James C. Jackson and they shared  67 years of marriage together before Jim passed away on Sept. 10, 2009.
Margaret worked as a bank teller for several local banks in Elwood.  She was a life member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.  She enjoyed sewing, crocheting and knitting.  She was devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved her family.

Margaret is survived by two daughters, Virginia (Reed) Bannon of Elwood and Catherine (Rick) Swift of Muncie, three sons, Thomas (Linda) Jackson of Elwood, John (Jennie) Jackson of Bluffton, and William (Cynthia) Jackson of Elwood, 17 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren and 4 great- great grandchildren.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, Harold & Leda Hoose, husband, James C. Jackson, son, Jim Jackson, great-granddaughter, Abigale Jackson and a sister, Mary Ann Williams Michael.

Funeral Mass service will be at 11:00 am Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elwood with Fr. Dennis Goth officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday, November 16, 2020, from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm, with a rosary recited at 7:00 PM at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood. 

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund.

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November 16, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dunnichay Funeral Home
1113 S. Anderson St.
Elwood, Indiana 46036

November 16, 2020

7:00 PM
Dunnichay Funeral Home
1113 S. Anderson St.
Elwood, Indiana 46036

Mass of Christian Burial
November 17, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
1306 South A Street
Elwood, Indiana 46036

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