Margaret Noemi Hughes
November 16, 2007
Noemi Hughes, 91, died at 10:35 a.m. Nov. 16, 2007, at Miller's
Merry Manor, Syracuse.
She was born April 2, 1916, in Grass Creek, to Patrick and Anastacia
Hines Sinnott. On July I, 1933, in Pierceton; she married Robert
Barnhart, who died April 12, 1987. On Nov. 15, 1941, in Warsaw,
she married Ralph Hughes, who died Aug. 15, 1993.
Moving to Warsaw in August 1940,
she was a shipping supervisor at Zimmer USA for 28 years, retiring
in 1981. She graduated from Grass Creek High School in April
She was a member of Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, Warsaw Eagles Auxiliary, Leesburg Lions, Zimmer
Quarter Century Club, and Rosary Altar Society.
Surviving are a daughter, Patricia
(and spouse Jake) Bitner, Syracuse; two grandchildren, Linda
(and spouse Steve) Koerner, Lafayette, and Mike (and spouse Lex)
Bitner; Springfield, ill.; four great-grandchildren: Daniel and
Kaitlyn Bitner, Springfield; Ryan Koerner, Chicago, ill.; and
Kellie Koerner, Valparaiso.
She was preceded in death by her
parents and an infant son.
Services were today at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church,
Warsaw, with Monsignor James Wolf and Father Tom Metzger officiating.
A rosary service was Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at the church.
Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery;
Calling was Sunday at Titus Funeral
Memorials to Sacred Heart Building
Fund and Kosciusko Health Care and Hospice (10-28-2010)