Margaret Marie (Schaefer) Koenig, 87, Freelandville, passed away Saturday February 9, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital. Margaret was born July 1, 1925 in Freelandville, the daughter of John and Anna (Buescher) Schaefer. She married Max Koenig and he passed in December 1992. She was a farm wife and worked for North Knox School Corporation as a matron. She was a member of the Bethel Church in Freelandville, IN, the Bethel Women’s Guild, and Christian Partners Sunday school class. Margaret is survived by her children, John Koenig and his wife Marilyn, Susan (Koenig) McMillin, and Steve Koenig and his wife Diana, all of Freelandville; her foster chlildren, Randy Alford and his wife Dee of Bruceville, Sheena Cobb of Evansville, Leslie Patterson and his wife Myra of Freelandville, Marc Patterson and his wife Tina of Freelandville, Dana Rybicki and her husband David of Cedar Lake, IN; eleven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother Harold Schaefer, and one sister Lydia Berger. The family will receive friends on Thursday February 14, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Bethel Church in Freelandville, with funeral services beginning at 2:00 PM also at the church with Pastor Mike DeCoursey officiating and burial following at Bethel Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Church Women’s Guild or Good Samaritan Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.fredrickandson.com.