Margaret Louise Risser - Putnam Sentinel

PANDORA — Margaret Louise Risser, 90, passed away January 3, 2019 at Lima Memorial Health System. Margaret was born November 30, 1928 in Gilboa, Ohio to the late Amos and Pauline (Heuer) DeVore. On June 18, 1949 she married Louis Risser who survives.

Margaret had been a teacher. She later worked for the Putnam County Human Services, and finally retired from the Allen County Human Services. She was a member of Pandora United Methodist Church and the Mid-Century Club. Margaret enjoyed reading, sewing and traveling with her husband.

Survivors also include a son, Michael (Sandra) Risser of Concord, California.

Margaret was preceded in death by a daughter, Michele Risser and a brother, Dudley DeVore.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Pandora United Methodist Church. Pastor Duane Kemerley officiating. Burial will be in Pandora Cemetery at 2 p.m. on Wednesday. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pandora United Methodist Church.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements have been entrusted with Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton.