Margaret 'Marge' Fiedler, 81, of Hamden, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2019 at Whitney Manor. She was the beloved wife of Robert Fiedler for 62 years. Marge was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 18, 1937, daughter of the late Paul and Marcella Himmelstien Czech. She grew up in Wisconsin before moving to Hamden in 1962. Marge worked for the Hamden Board of Education for 20 years until her retirement. She enjoyed volunteering at the Clelian Center at Sacred Heart Academy. Most importantly, Marge was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend and will be remembered most for raising a beautiful family. Along with her husband, she is survived by her children Kathy Morgillo (Mike), Karen Fiedler, Steven Fiedler (Michele), Sue Sussman (Bob), David Fiedler (Val), and Michael Fiedler (Lauren). She is also survived by her grandchildren Michael, Jessica, and Amanda Morgillo, Carleigh Sussman, Gabby Fiedler, and Thomas and Timmy Fiedler; and her brother Joe Czech. She was predeceased by her brother Don Czech, and sisters-in-law Corrine Czech and Pam Czech. Marge's funeral procession will leave Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Saturday, September 7th at 9:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Hamden. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery, North Haven. Visiting hours will be on Friday, September 6th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Connecticut Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association at

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  1. Growing up I spent as much time in the Fiedler house as I did in my own. Marge was like a second mom to me. I will miss her laugh, her love and how she opened her home to everyone. My sympathy and love to the whole Fiedler family. – Cheryl Haynam French

  2. My heart is saddened. Marge was a special friend and co-worker. Her kindness and caring touched me and everyone who knew her. My sympathy to her family. sending love to you as you journey to your place in heaven. Margie Triano

  3. When I started at Hamden High School 20 years ago, I could not have done this job without Marge. She had all the answers to all my questions, she was so helpful, so knowledgeable, and so pleasant. I just really enjoyed working with her. My sympathy and prayers to the entire family. Beth Chapelle

  4. So sorry to hear of your loss I have some very happy memories of the time spent with Marge when my son Kenneth played baseball with Mike. Joan Klee Stellabotte

  5. Dear Sue, Bob, and Carleigh,
    We are so saddened for you and pray you find comfort in the amazing memories of a wonderful mom.
    Marisa, Geoff, Ryan, Juliana and Morgan

  6. Dear Sue,
    I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. To the whole Fiedler family and the Morgillo’s, My heart goes out to you all. I’ve known you all for over 25 years and are pretty close friends. Marge was a wonderful, caring, and loving person. She touched so many lives in work and in her personal life. Family meant everything to her. I as well as you all will miss her greatly. Remember her for who she was and all the great times you have had with her. My deepest sympathies are with you all. Denise and Mark Buono

  8. What a wonderful women,i got 3 letters from her at the age of 12 and 13 as i was away in a boarding school.she went out of her way to make me comfortable in a scary place and that was the kind of lady she was.she raised a great family and i for sure will never forget her for the peace of mind she gave me so many years ago..warm wishes to the family for peace of mind and good health…as ever,tony d and family!

  9. Dear Bob and family,
    It is with such sadness to hear of Marge’s passing. She was a wonderful woman and a class act. I will always have fond memories of her:)
    Love Kirsten

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