Margaret Longshore Obituary

Margaret E. Longshore
Margaret E. Longshore
Margaret E. Longshore

August 13, 1917 - July 19, 2005
Born in Ohio
Resided in Woodward, IA
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Margaret E. Longshore, 87, passed from this life on Monday, July 18, 2005 at her home in Woodward. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, at Brandt's Funeral Home in Woodward, where a visitation will be held on Saturday, for one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at the Woodward Cemetery, in Woodward.

Margaret was born, the daughter of Samuel J. and Offie McKinney Farley, on August 13, 1917 in Ohio. She married Jack M. Longshore on June 7, 1958. He preceded her into eternal life in March of 1984.

Before moving to Woodward in 1982, Margaret worked in Florida, North Carolina and Cincinnati, Ohio, where she retired. Margaret owned her own kennel field and was invited to judge shows, Juniorship Shows, Breeder of Pointers Shows & Field. She belonged to Cincinnati Kennel Club, owned interest in Shady Acres Farm Kennel and owned Holiday Kennels in Cincinnati. Following Margaret's retirement from her kennel business in 1960, she worked as a registered nurse for 25 years. She also was formerly employed with MC Investors for 11 years.

Margaret was a member of the Woodward Christian Church, where she served as Financial Secretary for six years; American Legion Auxiliary, and a 50-year member of the Eastern Star Lodge. She was also a former member of the Professional Handler Association, the Des Moines Township Club, and the F.N. Club in Perry. Margaret also served as secretary of the Senior Citizen Housing in Woodward for six years.

She is survived by one step-daughter, Anni Longshore-Hyres and her husband, Ed of Wise, VA; and a host of friends.

Memorials may be made to either the Woodward Christian Church or the Woodward Rescue Unit.





Brandt Woodward
312 Walnut Avenue
Woodward, IA US 50276
Saturday, July 23, 2005
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Brandt Woodward Funeral Home
312 Walnut Avenue
Woodward, IA US 50276
Saturday, July 23, 2005
10:30 AM
Woodward Cemetery
Woodward, IA US 50276
Saturday, July 23, 2005