Margaret L. Bauernschub, a retired secretary for a retreat house and former liquor and hardware store owner, died Saturday of septicemia at St. Agnes Hospital. She was 83 and lived in Catonsville.
A mass of Christian burial for Mrs. Bauernschub was being offered today at St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, 30 Melvin Ave., Catonsville.
In the early 1970s,she did secretarial work at the retreat house at St.Joseph's passionist Monastery.
In Her husband, Frederick T. Bauernschub, died Dec. 1.
She is survived by two daughters, Lorene A. Hoehn and M. Martine Leahy, both of Catonsville; a son, Dennis
M.Bauernschub of Parkville; and seven grandchildren.