Margaret Strittmatter, 72, Hastings, died Monday. She was the daughter of Leo and Mary (Cunningham) Thomas. Surviving are her husband, Fritz; five children: Lori McDevitt, Mark, Jeffrey, Michael and Chris; 11 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; and three siblings: Bernice Albright, Rosemary Cihan and Donald Thomas. She was preceded in death by two sisters: Ethel Adams and Agatha Ott. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Easly-Hindman Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., Hastings. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at St. Boniface Chapel.