Margaret G. Knoebel, 87, of Philadelphia, died Nov. 18, 2012, in Gaithersburg.
Born July 26, 1925, in Philadelphia to the late John and Helen Erwin, she is survived by Richard C. Knoebel, her husband of 65 years.She was predeceased by three siblings, Eileen Patek of Philadelphia, John Martin Erwin of Chambersburg, Pa., and Edward Erwin of Philadelphia.
She attended Hallihan Girls Catholic High School and was a member of Catholic Daughters of America.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Geri Knoebel of Albuquerque, N.M., Madeline Knoebel of Frederick, JoAnne Knoebel of Tucson, Ariz., Denise Knoebel of Bruceton Mills, W.Va., Colette Knoebel of Gaithersburg and Bernadette Knoebel of Brunswick; a sister, Betty Lou Ogden of Philadelphia; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
DeVol Funeral Home handled the arrangements and will have service information. Burial will take place at Arlington Cemetery.
Contributions may go to Montgomery Hospice, 1355 Piccard Drive, Suite 100, Rockville, MD 20850.