Margaret M. Vonderhaar, 83, of Holy Cross, passed away Thursday, Nov.12, 2020, at her home.

Services will be held at a later date.

Margaret was born Dec. 15, 1936, in Dubuque, raised by Paulie Kramer and Mae Reittinger. She married Leonard Vonderhaar June 21, 1955, in Dyersville. Together they farmed and raised their family north of Holy Cross.

Margaret loved to be at home with family and friends. She often enjoyed cooking and baking for the many family gatherings.

Survivors include her son, Robie (Amy) Vonderhaar of Guttenberg; daughter-in-law, Deb Vonderhaar of Holy Cross; grandchildren: Valerie (Brian) Pont, Tiffany (Phil) Moser, Heather Vonderhaar, Tony Vonderhaar, Alan (Amy) Vonderhaar, Katie Rausch and Laura Vonderhaar; great-grandchildren: Mason, Myah, Brexton, Isabella, Elizabeth, Elliott, Landon, Ava, Ella, Riley, Elise, Paxton, Drew and Makenzie; siblings, Judy Mueller of Dubuque and David Reittinger of Dyersville; in-laws, Francis (Elaine) Vonderhaar and John (Judy) Vonderhaar of New Vienna.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leonard in 2015; sons: James Paul in 1980, Randy in 1995 and Steve in 2007; sibling, Robert Reittinger; in-laws: Donna Reittinger, Theresa Elgin and Rita Schuster.

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