|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1927|
|Death: ||Dec. 5, 2009|
Marjorie Hilligoss, 81, of Jacksonville, died Saturday, December 5, 2009, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. She was born December 19, 1927, in Tuscola, the daughter of Ferman T. and Ethel Wightman Jolley. She married Wesley Wayne Hilligoss, Sr. on May 9, 1947, in Tuscola, and he preceded her in death on April 27, 2007.
She is survived by one daughter, Lynn (husband, Dale) Johnson of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, four sons, Wesley (wife, Gwen) Hilligoss, Jr. of Springfield, Mark (wife, Beth) Hilligoss of Girard, Steve (wife, Lesa) Hilligoss of Virginia, and John (wife, Isabel) Hilligoss of Tustin, California; eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, one sister, Beverly Kroenung of Tuscola, and one brother, Fayne (wife, Sharon) Jolley of Tuscola. She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Sara Hilligoss, and one sister, Ruth Champney.
Mrs. Hilligoss was a homemaker and loved knitting, crocheting, reading books, and solving jigsaw puzzles. She made numerous afghans for her family and friends, and enjoyed taking camping trips with her husband, and having lunch and playing games with her friends Claudine Holmes and Marge Cully.
Services were entrusted to Williamson Funeral Home of Jacksonville, Illinois.
Wesley W. Hilligoss (1923 - 2007)*
Created by: JLM
Record added: Dec 06, 2009
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