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Margie R. Witt

Margie R. Witt
  • December 4, 1921 - December 11, 2016
  • Creve Coeur, Illinois

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CREVE COEUR ~ Margie Rose Witt, 95, of Creve Coeur, passed away at 10:17 a.m. Sunday, December 11, 2016 at UnityPoint Health – Methodist in Peoria.  She was formerly of Peoria and Lehigh Acres, Florida.

Born December 4, 1921 in Peoria to Harry F. and Ada (Boyer) Peters, she married Alvin Cheney.  She then married Roy J. Witt.  He died on January 25, 1988.  She also was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.

Surviving are one son, Richard A. Witt of Creve Coeur; one daughter, Debra J. (Dennis) Millard of St. Pete, Florida; nine grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Margie retired as a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service in Lehigh Acres, Florida.  In her early years, she had worked for Hiram Walker, J.C. Penney and Kresge’s, all in Peoria.

Margie used to enjoy crocheting.

Cremation will be accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur.  No services or visitation are planned.

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