Margaret Schuveiller – Buffalo

Margaret Schuveiller, 66 of Buffalo died Friday, August 17, 2018 at the family lake home on West Battle Lake in  rural Battle Lake, Minnesota.
Funeral service was 2 p.m. Saturday, August 25, 2018 at First Lutheran Church in Battle Lake with Rev. Caleb Larson officiating. Interment was in Lakewood Cemetery in Battle Lake.
Visitation was Friday from 4-9 p.m. at the Glende-Nilson Funeral Home in Battle Lake and one hour prior to the service at the church.
Margaret Ann Schuveiller was born April 16, 1952 in Minneapolis, Minnesota the daughter of Rodney Alan and Martha Elizabeth (Boggs) O’Hern.  She was baptized and confirmed in Immanuel Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. Margaret graduated from Minneapolis North High School in 1970 and after high school took training in ac-counting.
Margaret and Thomas Schuveiller Jr. were married February 5, 1982 in Immanuel Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. They lived on their property in Minneapolis and moved to Chatham Townshipin 1998 while recovering from reconstructive surgery from breast cancer, in rural Buffalo. She worked at a steel company in the accounting office, Jessco a packaging supply company, then for the City of Minneapolis as a Meter Monitor, and then with Minneapolis Public School Food Service in several schools and retired as a lunch room manager for Anderson School, retiring in 2005. She also served in the U.S. Army Reserve for 3 years.
Margaret enjoyed sewing, she also was very active with Old West Society of Minnesota for more than 15 years, and she and Tom did a lot of the sewing of their period clothing.  After the twins were born she was active with the Minnesota Mothers of Twins Club. She served for more than 8 years on the Board of Directors of Minnesota Pioneer Park at Annandale, MN. Some of her greatest loves were history and genealogy.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas Jr.; five children, Thomas Schuveiller III of Buffalo and Battle Lake, Elizabeth (Ryan Eckman) Schuveiller of Henning, Matthew (Sarah) Schuveiller of Blaine, Stephanie (Matt) Stamey of Annandale and Andrew Schuveiller of Buffalo; three sisters, Rachel Curtis and Susan O’Hern, both of Minneapolis and Maureen O’Hern of Buffalo; grandchildren, Alivia Wynn, Colton and Julia Eckman, Madilyn, Ava and Wyatt Stamey, McKenzie Huseby and Adeline Schuveiller; and by relatives and friends.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, Rodney and Martha O’Hern; and one brother, David O’Hern.
Those members and former members of the Old West Society and Old West Regulators attending services for Margaret were encouraged to wear Old West attire.
Glende-Nilson Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Battle Lake was in charge of arrangements. Condolences can be made online at