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Obituary for Marguerite Tegeler
MARGUERITE TEGELER, 92, of Resthave Nursing Home in Morrison, IL died Monday, September 28, 2009 at the nursing home. Marguerite was born on March 25, 1917 in Newton Township, IL to Everett and Lizzie (Huizenga) Strating. She was educated in the rural Whiteside County Grade Schools. She married Kenneth "Skinner" Tegeler on May 8, 1936 in Newton Township, IL. He preceded her in death on October 30, 1965. Marguerite was employed by Vend O Mack Sales in Morrison, IL for several years. She also enjoyed being a homemaker. She was a member of the Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison, IL. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, strawberries, needlework and spending time with family and grandchildren. Survivors include five daughters, Wilma Tegeler of Morrison, IL, Verna (Arden) Anderson of Chadwick, IL, Mary Tegeler of Dowagiac, MI, Karen (Bob) Sweikar of Champaign, IL, Debra Liles of Mt. Prospect, IL; two sons, Kenny (Gayle) Tegeler of Fenton, IL, Roger (Debbie) Tegeler of Morrison, IL; eleven grandchildren, Cyndi (Kregg) Farmer, Jody (Jim) Mertz, Daniel (Susan) Sweikar, Kristine Sweikar, Brian (Tammy) Tegeler, Bret Tegeler, Shawn Tegeler, Mitchell (Jill) Tegeler, Melissa (Randall) Planthaber, Bradley (Kim) Tegeler, Eric (Latisha Truitt) Tegeler; nineteen great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; one granddaughter, Valerie Hale; four sisters, Henrietta Decker, Mabel Buikema, Jennie Reedy, Irene Kramer; three brothers, John, Harry and Alvin Strating.
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 PM Saturday " October 3, 2009 at the Morrison Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING: Rev. Philip Stel " Pastor: Ebenezer Reformed Church " Morrison, ILVISITATION 12 Noon until time of funeral service at the Morrison Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeINTERMENT Fenton Cemetery " Fenton, IL