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Margaret Mary Haemmerle


Service: 11:00am Sat. February 22nd, 2020
Location: St. Bernard Catholic Church

Haemmerle, Margaret Mary, age 104, a longtime resident of Springfield, Ohio, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2020 at St. Leonard Franciscan Living Community, Centerville, Ohio. She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on June 15, 1915 the daughter of Albert and Agnes (Hutten) Tensing. She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Springfield for 75 years, where she was a devoted sacristan for 40 years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and a woman of deep faith, who was dedicated to St. Bernard Parish. Survivors include her three children and spouses, James (Jo Ann) Haemmerle of Naperville, Illinois, Mary (Edward) Leyes of New Castle, Indiana and Father Gerald Haemmerle of Centerville, Ohio; eight grandchildren, Steve (Jo Ann) Haemmerle, Linda (Tim) Marth, Lisa (Todd) Miles, Mike (Cathy) Haemmerle, Michael Leyes, Jennifer (Dan) Flinta, David (Anna) Leyes and Brian (Megan) Leyes; 29 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Alma Haemmerle and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 58 years, George; four brothers, including her twin, Monsignor Robert Tensing and Albert, Raymond and Richard Tensing and their spouses; three brothers-in-law and spouses and three sisters-in-law and spouses. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 22 in St. Bernard Church with her son, Father Gerald Haemmerle, celebrant. Her visitation will be held one hour prior to mass in the church. Entombment will be in St. Bernard Mausoleum. A memorial mass will be offered for Margaret Mary at the main chapel at St. Leonard, where she resided the past six years, 8100 Clyo Road, Centerville, Ohio at 9:00a.m. on Monday, February 24. Memorial donations may be made to St. Bernard Church, 910 Lagonda Avenue, Springfield, Ohio 45503. Arrangements handled by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.
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Dear Jim,Mary,and Father Jerry.Sorry to hear. About the passing of your mother.I can still see her working at St.Bernard Church.Your mother and father were wonderful people.May they both Rest In Peace together,My sympathy to all of you.Mike Whitacre.

- Mike Whitacre, Friday February 21st, 2020

Father Haemmerle, you have our deepest sympathy. Please know you are in our prayers. May God's peace be with you.

- Family of Eugene and Helen Thomas, Thursday February 20th, 2020

Sharon, Rick, Kathy and Carol are sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Back when our grandma Loretta Clendenin was alive we always seen your mother and father. She was a wonderful woman to have known. Sorry for your loss.

- Sharon Wolpert Patton, Wednesday February 19th, 2020

What a dear lady and an amazing servant of God. She is such an inspiration to many, most especially me. Her reward is great in Heaven.

- Ann, Tuesday February 18th, 2020

Father Haemmerle, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very sad time. Sad that she is no longer hear on earth , but knowing that she is home with the Father =, we hope will comfort you. In God's Love

- Dan and Charmaine Sushereba, Tuesday February 18th, 2020

Jim,Mary & Fr. Jerry. I’ll miss your mom and keep her in my heart as a long time friend and mentor. I’ll always remember our Panara lunches and the laughs we shared, and so many St. Bernard functions, especially the annual church cleaning, and bazaar. Rest In Peace my friend! Marty

- Marty McHenry, Tuesday February 18th, 2020

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