Irene Adele (Milligan) Weber, 89, of Sparta, IL; born on September 8, 1930 in Pinckneyville, IL; passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at home.
Irene loved sewing, cooking and reading. She worked at Bridal Originals as a cutting room specialist.
She was preceded in death by her husband – Paul Markotay to whom she married on January 31, 1953 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Sparta, IL. Parents – Willard and Audrey (Anderson) Milligan. Two brothers – Robert and Gerald Milligan. Two sisters-in-law – Iva and Charlotte Milligan. One brother-in-law – Murrel Williamson.
She is survived by her daughter – Cindy (Bruce) Heck of Sparta, IL. Two grandchildren – Natalie (Aaron) Schrey of Towsend, GA and Nathan (Krystal) Heck of Sparta, IL. One sister – Nancy Williamson of DuQuoin, IL.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Sparta, IL.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
Funeral: Private graveside services will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL with Pastor Randy McGeehon officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements