Marjorie F. Lischer, nee Gilmore, 91, of Ballwin, MO, formerly of New Athens, IL, born July 20, 1925 in New Franklin, MO, passed away on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Brookdale- West County Nursing Home in Ballwin, MO. Mrs. Lischer was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Cary and Margaret (Roberts) Gilmore and her beloved husband to whom she was married for 70 years, A. Lischer whom she married on March 4, 1944 in Belleville, Il and who died on June 27, 2014, 1 brother and 1 step-sister.
Marjorie is survived her children; Norris (Karen) Lischer of Temple, TX and Diane (Bob) Smith of Ballwin, MO, 7 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren. She is also survived by 1 brother and 2 sisters.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and the Alzheimer’s Association.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 10 to 11 a.m.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Scott Tyler officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at Oakridge Cemetery Cemetery in New Athens, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.