Marjorie Lucille Elwyn, 101, of Sparta, IL died December 31, 2020 at the Randolph County Care Center. She was born in Sparta on June 5, 1919 to Thomas H. and Mary R., nee Bicket, Wilson. She married William Elwyn on February 2, 1948; he preceded her in death on September 2, 1966.
Marjorie was a member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta. She was a past member of BP & W, Hospital Auxiliary, Sparta Senior Center board member, Director of Senior Center Chorus for twenty-five years, and Sparta Saddle Club. She worked at Elwyn Cleaners.
She was preceded in death by three brothers – Edmond, Solon and T. Lesley Wilson; Five sisters – Amy McIntire, Sadie McClay, Jennie Hood, Bertha McDougal and Alberta Craig; Stepson – Rollin Elwyn.
She is survived by many nieces, great nieces, great-great nieces, nephews, great nephews and great-great nephews, step daughter in law, and three step grandchildren.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church, the Sparta Senior Center or the Activity Fund at Randolph County Care Center. Donations may be mailed to the funeral home.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
Funeral: Graveside services will be held at Caledonia Cemetery on Monday, January 4, 2021 at 11:00 a.m.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home are in charge of arrangements