MARGARET A. VACHON, 58, of New Haven, passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at home surrounded by her family. Born in Fort Wayne, she was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven. She was dedicated and proud to have worked at Pepsi for over 29 years. Prior to that, she enjoyed numerous years at Mr. Wiggs. Margaret was very creative and showed this through her culinary skills, needle work, and crocheting projects. She also enjoyed moments by the waterside with her family, especially at Mackinaw Island. She is survived by her beloved son, Ronald; loving mother, Jeanette; siblings, Phyllis Harber, Susan (Michael) Reinbolt, Thomas (Kim) Vachon, Jr., Michael (Heather) Vachon, and Therese Vachon all of New Haven, and Patricia (Michael) Ryznar of Fortville; four nephews; eight nieces; two great-nieces; and one great-nephew. She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas Vachon Sr.; sister, Marie Vachon; and sister-in-law, Tammy Vachon. Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at St John the Baptist Catholic Church, 943 Powers St., New Haven with calling one hour prior. Father Bill Sullivan officiating. Calling also from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven with a vigil service at 3:30 p.m. and a rosary at 7:30 p.m. Burial in the church cemetery. Preferred memorials are to her son, Ronald Vachon, Heartland Hospice, or Masses. For online condolences please go to www.harperfuneralhome.com

POSTED: 10/12/13 at 7:51 am. FILED UNDER: Obits