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Margaret I. Steele, 87, of Carlisle, passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at her home.  She was born on May 13, 1923, in Blain, a daughter of the late John Johnson and Edna (Gutshall) Johnson. She was the widow of Jesse A. Steele, who died March 25, 1996.

Margaret retired from the Carlisle Area School District after nearly 20 years of service in the cafeteria at the Carlisle Senior High School. She also had worked at the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot during WWII and the former Hunt’s Crystal Co., Carlisle. Margaret was a member and past president of the North Middleton Twp. Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary and a member of North Middleton Senior Citizens. She enjoyed playing bingo, going to casinos and the beach.

She is survived by her son, William A. (and his wife, Linda) Steele of Carlisle, three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Margaret was predeceased by brothers; Glen and John Johnson and sister, Martha Burdett.

Funeral services to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2011, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Pastor Bruce Henneman officiating. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  Viewing will be held on Friday from 1 p.m. until time of services. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 3211 N. Front Street, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110-1342.

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Our prayers are with you all. Such an incredible woman will be missed by all who knew her.  We are so blessed to have known her.  May her and Jess enjoy eternal happiness together.

Sonny and Linda
Our deepest sympathy goes out to the Steeles. 
You are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this rough time. 
Please know that we are here for you.

Walsh Family

Catherine Walsh
I am so sorry to hear about your mother. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

My sincere condolences to the Steele family in their time of sorrow.

Patty Anderson Berry

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Seymour A. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
Hastings A. Ewing, FD
(1866 ~ 1924)
Alexander B. Ewing, FD
(1831 ~ 1903)

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