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Bellville Times
Tuesday, July 15, 2003

Funeral services for Margaret Ongman, 94, of Sealy, Texas were held Wednesday, July 9, 2003 at 11 a.m. from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Sealy, Texas with Rev. John Tyler officiating. Interment was at the Sealy Cemetery.

Pallbearers serving were Richard Flowers, Carl Johnson, Dewayne Johnson and John Harvey.

Born in Cook County Chicago, Illinois, Margaret was the daughter of Johnand Ursula (Mossburger) Nelson. She was raised in Chicago, and attended Chicago schools.

The former Margaret Nelson married Elmer Howard Theede in Chicago and after his death, she married Harry Ongman. She was a lifelong homemaker who loved gardening and sewing.

Margaret Ongman died Saturday, July 5, 2003 in Bellville, Texas. Her survivors were her daughter Joy Johnson of Sealy, sister Madeline Bell of Anacortes, Washington, grandchildren Debbie Flowers, Margie Johnson, Carl Johnson and Dewayne Johnson.

She is preceded in death by her parents John and Ursula Nelson, husband Elmer Howard Theede, husband Harry Ongman, sister Louise Le Veille, Joan DeMayo and brothers Edmund and Henry Nelson.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, AustinCounty Unit, Verna Lois Deere Memorial Chairman, P.O. Box 501, Bellville, Texas 77418.

Funeral services under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels Sealy, Texas.

Posted by Joy Neely

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