Margaret E. Mossing

Margaret E. Mossing, age 88, passed away Thursday, October 18, 2012 at her home under the loving care of her daughters and Hospice of Lenawee. Born July 16, 1924, on the family farm in Tipton, Michigan, she is the only daughter of Clifford A. and Lottie (Simmons) Hardy.After graduating from Tecumseh High School in 1942, she attended Cottey College for Women and Kansas State University where she received a Bachelor’s Degree.Margaret worked her entire life, retiring just this year, in the automotive industry in purchasing management and later as a sales representative direct to the automotive market. She was a life long member of the Lenawee Country Club. Past memberships include Women in International Trade, American Association of University Women, P.E.O. and Daughters of the American Revolution. Margaret enjoyed all music, golf, and baseball. She had a special love for Audi vehicles.In 1959, Margaret married Edward J. Mossing who preceded her in death in 1967. They were blessed with two daughters, Melissa (Bruce) Carpenter of Estero Fla, and Betsy (Kevin) Monday of Baltimore, Ohio. Also surviving are her grandchildren Maggie and Celeste Carpenter, and Matthew and Lauren Monday; and great grandchildren, Madelyn, Levi and Cole Sheckler. In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by her brother Raynor Hardy.Funeral services for Margaret were on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Wagley Funeral Home with Father John Lohman officiating. Burial followed at Franklin Cemetery. Visitation took place at the funeral home on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. Contributions in memory of Margaret may be made to Cottey College. Online condolences are welcome at

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