|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1915|
|Death: ||Jun. 19, 2010|
IPAVA, IL - Meryle Briney, age 94, of 6060 N. Briney Road, Ipava, Ill., passed away at 8:04 p.m. Saturday, June 19, 2010, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Ill.
She was born on Aug. 12, 1915, in Kerton Township, Fulton County, a daughter of Samuel J. and Flossie Jane (Farwell) Rose. Meryle married Woodrow Briney on June 29, 1935, in Rushville, Ill. He preceded her in death on May 8, 1995.
She is survived by one son, Gary (and Emily) Briney of Raleigh, N.C.; five grandchildren, Amanda (and Keith) Innes, Rebecca Briney, Dan Briney, Ben (and Kristen) Briney and Jill Briney; four great-grandchildren, Tyler, Toby, Taite and Tess Innes; and one brother, Stanley (and Connie) Rose of Morton, Ill.
Meryle was preceded in death by one son, Kent Lee Briney; one sister, Nina Howe; and three brothers, Robert, Max and Marshall Rose.
She enjoyed crafts, especially quilting, painting china, making and painting dolls, and gardening.
She spent her life working on the farm with her husband. She was a member of the Astoria American Legion Auxiliary.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 25, 2010, at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, Ill. Reverend Robert Einhouse will officiate. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 24, 2010, at the funeral home. Interment will be held in Summum Cemetery in Astoria, Ill.
Memorials may be given to the Astoria Fire and Rescue Squad.
Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 6/21/2010
Samuel Jackson Rose (1890 - 1969)
Flossie Jane Farwell Rose (1896 - 1974)
Woodrow Briney (1913 - 1995)
Kent Lee Briney (1949 - 2004)*
Nina H. Rose Howe (1914 - 2009)*
Nona Meryle Rose Briney (1915 - 2010)
Marshall Samuel Rose (1918 - 1953)*
Robert Earl Rose (1920 - 2004)*
Max Carmen Rose (1924 - 1988)*
Maintained by: Charlene Kimpler
Originally Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
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