PENNSYLVANIA'S #1 WEEKLY NEWSPAPER • locally owned since 1854

Margaret J. Louer


Margaret J. “Peg”Louer, 77, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at her home.

She was born February 1, 1941 in Middletown and was the loving daughter of the late Russell Sr. and Elizabeth (Brandt) Hulstine.

Margaret was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Hummelstown.

She graduated from Middletown High School class of 1959. While in high school, she was a head drum majorette, which she enjoyed very much.

Margaret loved children and ran a daycare in her home for many years. She loved caring for her great-grandchildren. She enjoyed being outside on the deck with her neighbors, friends and family.

In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Terry L. Louer Sr. and sister, Barbara Slider.

Margaret is survived by her son, Terry Louer and his wife Denise of Middletown; daughter, Sheri Bright and her husband Scott of Port Royal; grandchildren, Randi Bloes, wife of Nate, Cory Bright, Ashley Duignan, wife of Ryan and Christian Louer, husband of Katelyn; great-grandchildren, Ava and Coen Bloes, Parker Bright and Connor, Aidan and Brendan Duignan; brother, Russell S. Hulstine, husband of Cheryl; and sisters, Doris Daller and Betty Grier.

In keeping with Margaret’s wishes, there will be no services.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown, Pa. with the arrangements.

Condolences may be sent online at