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Margaret I. "Pug" (Gototweski) Kishbaugh

May 16, 1931 ~ March 11, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old

Margaret Kishbaugh Obituary

Margaret I. "Pug" (Gototweski) Kishbaugh, 91, of Fishing Creek Township, died late Saturday evening, March 11th, 2023 at her home.

Born May 16, 1931 in Shickshinny, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Ruth  (Russell) Gototweski.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Ivan D. "Ike" Kishbaugh, on November 8, 2018.

Mrs. Kishbaugh was a graduate of Shickshinny High School and Wilkes College.  She also earned her R. N. degree.  She was employed at the Bloomsburg Hospital as an R. N. for more than 30 years.

She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family.

Surviving, are her four children:  Sharon Walters and her husband, Jim, of Central;  Mike Kishbaugh and his wife, Marcia, of Montrose, Colorado; Denise Kocher and her husband, Brian, of Benton; Richard Kishbaugh and his wife, Heather, of Bloomsburg; 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.  Also surviving are her daughter-in-law, Barbara A. (Schwab) Kishbaugh, of Bloomsburg; a sister, Jean Storbridge, of Columbia Crossroads; two brothers:  David Gototweski, of Shickshinny and Ralph Gototweski, of Harrisburg.

Along with her parents and husband, Ivan "Ike", she was preceded in death by a son, Ronald I. Kishbaugh on March 15, 2022 and by a brother, Frank Gototweski. 

Private Services will be held at the convenience of the family with burial in the Jonestown Cemetery. The McMichael Funeral Home, Inc., Benton is honored to serve the Kishbaugh Family.  For online condolences or for additional information, please visit:

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