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Marilyn Wade Himstedt
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1922
Christian County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 2013
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA

Marilyn Himstedt, 91, of Litchfield, died Wed., Dec. 11, 2013 at 6:58 a.m. in Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield. She was born on Feb. 27, 1922 in Morrisonville, IL, a daughter of John C. & Geneva (Draper) Wade. She graduated from Morrisonville High School with the Class of 1941 and from St. Louis Business College in St. Louis, MO. She was employed as a bookkeeper for American Surety Company, Thomas Publishing Company and Illinois Hatchery and was known for her good record keeping skills. She was also self-employed as a seamstress for many years. Marilyn was a member of Barnett Christian Church & Macoupin County Farm Bureau in Carlinville. In her leisure time, she enjoyed doing crafts. She married Luther Russell Himstedt on Mar. 4, 1948. He preceded her in death on July 23, 1958. She is survived by:

2 sons,
Earl (Peggy) Himstedt of Litchfield
Lynn (Alta) Himstedt of Taylorville

1 daughter,
Geneva (Don) Anderson of Mt. Auburn

6 grandchildren,
Jason (Miranda) Bergman;
Jennifer (Steve) Crawford;
Kristy (Joseph) Carey;
Jeremy (Crystal) Anderson;
Travis (Jessica "DJ") Himstedt;
Tara (Cody) Younker

11 great-grandchildren,
Kayden Bergman, Lana Bergman,
Trinity Carey, Madeline Carey, Kalise Larson,
Trysten Anderson, Gideon Anderson,
Rilynn Younker, Parish Younker, Levi & Luke Crawford

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; 2 brothers; 1 sister;
1 grandchild.

Family links: 
  John Caleb Wade (1876 - 1957)
  Geneva Wade (1886 - 1963)
  Luther R. Himstedt (1921 - 1958)
  Charles B Wade (1916 - 1990)*
  Marilyn Wade Himstedt (1922 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Morrisonville City Cemetery
Christian County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Kimberly Laurent
Record added: Dec 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121647695
Marilyn <i>Wade</i> Himstedt
Added by: Kimberly Laurent
Marilyn <i>Wade</i> Himstedt
Added by: Kimberly Laurent
Marilyn <i>Wade</i> Himstedt
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- Kimberly Laurent
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013

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