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Marjorie Carr

Marjorie Carr

Female 1918 - 2012  (94 years)

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  • Name Marjorie Carr  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 9 Jun 1918  Chillicothe, Peoria Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Business - Farm implement business co-owner 
    Died 24 Oct 2012  Middleton, Dane Cnty, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Henry Cemetery, Henry, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I5076  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 29 May 2017 

    Family Earl Wayne Rickey,   b. 20 May 1918, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1992, Henry, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 7 Aug 1937  [1, 2, 3, 5
    Children 
    +1. Kenneth W. Rickey,   b. 14 May 1940, Peoria, Peoria Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 2009, Princeton, Bureau Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. George Rickey,   b. Aft 1940
    +3. Carol Rickey,   b. Aft 1940
    Last Modified 29 May 2017 
    Family ID F1833  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary, The Peoria [IL] Journal Star (28 Oct 2012):
      "HENRY [IL] - Marjorie Rickey, age 94, of Middleton, Wis., formerly of Henry, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at Oak Park West in Middleton.
      "Marjorie was born on June 9, 1918, in Chillicothe, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Margaret Carr. She married Wayne Rickey on Aug. 9, 1937. Wayne and Marjorie were married for 55 years. They raised three children and worked together in the business they owned, Rickey Sales and Service, a farm implement business in Henry, Ill., for more than 30 years.
      "She was a member of Henry Presbyterian Church.
      "She enjoyed life, but her greatest loves were her family and playing cards. Marjorie will be remembered for her fun-loving nature and her great generosity.
      "Marjorie is survived by a brother, Paul, and his wife, LaVerna; her sister and brother-in-law, Jeanne and John Lopeman; a sister-in-law, Violet Rickey; a son, George Rickey, and wife, Vicky; daughter, Carol, and husband, Dave Bleifield; five grandchildren, Elaina Bleifield (Roy Tschida), Erik Bleifield (Molly), Scott Rickey, Kelly Rickey and Kira Rickey; and four great-grandchildren, Marina Tschida, Karissa Tschida, Benjamin Bleifield and Bridget Bleifield.
      "She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Margaret Carr; her husband, Wayne Rickey; her brothers, Morris Carr and Murl Carr; and her son, Kenneth, and daughter-in-law, Sue Rickey.
      "A memorial service will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at 6 p.m.... A second memorial service will be held in Henry, Ill., at the Henry Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012...."

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).

    2. [S1051] Ancestry Tree - McCuen|, Mary McCuen, Mary McCuen Family Tree, (Mary McCuen; www.Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/83473720/listofallpeople).

    3. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Majorie Carr; 28 Oct 2012).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 54320654.

    5. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Earl W Rickey; 9 Aug 1992).