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 Leitha Marie <I>Swigert</I> Worthen

Leitha Marie Swigert Worthen

Madison, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Death 7 Nov 2012 (aged 95)
Texas, USA
Burial Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 101367193 · View Source
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Leitha Marie Swigert Worthen, passed away on November 7, 2012, at the age of 95 in Mount Pleasant, Texas.

Leitha was born to Theodore and Elizabeth NICHOLS SWIGERT on February 1, 1917 in Madison, Illinois.
She was married to Milton L. WORTHEN Sr. on June 19, 1937, and the two spent 72 and a half wonderful years together until his passing on February 23, 2010.

Leitha was a homemaker all of her adult life and was always happiest when she was able to spend time with her children and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Leitha was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

She is preceded in death by her husband; Milton "Bud" WORTHEN Sr., two daughters, Gloria HAYS and Nancy Jo WORTHEN, and her grandson, Charlie LUDWIG.

She is survived by her daughter; her son; 3 sisters; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday, November 30, 2012, at Holy Family Church, 1111 Broadway, Hannibal, Missouri, 63401. Father Mike Quinn will officiate. Graveside Services and Burial will be at 11 a.m. December 1, 2012 at Calvary Cemetery, 2910 S. State Route 157, Edwardsville, Illinois, 62025.

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  • Created by: Heather Cottrell
  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leitha Marie Swigert Worthen (1 Feb 1917–7 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101367193, citing Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Heather Cottrell (contributor 47193139) .