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Fauntilla Marliere

July 25, 1924 — January 16, 2016

Fauntilla Marliere, 91 of Chillicothe passed away on January 16, 2016 in Peoria.
Fauntilla was born on July 25, 1924 in Chillicothe to Albert and Ann (Stewart) Wilcox. She married Henry Marliere on October 6, 1945.
Fauntilla is survived by her grandchildren, Kenda (Steve) Gelling of Chillicothe and Michael (Teresa) Marliere of Chillicothe; two great grandchildren, Elizabeth Gelling and Adalynn Marliere; and two sisters, Mary Ann Dalrymple and Leone McAdams. She is preceded by her parents, her husband, two sons and a brother.
Fauntilla worked for many years at Carlyle's Drug Store in Chillicothe and then she worked for the Book Emporium in Chillicothe until she retired. Fauntilla was very active in the community and socialize with her many friends, she was a member of Altrusa Club, the VFW Auxiliary Post 4999, Community Needs, and St. Edward Catholic Church.
Fauntilla was also a Nurse in the U.S. Navy during WW II. She was stationed at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Center in Chicago. Last year her Altrusa club sponsored her to go on the Honor Flight in September to Washington D.C.
Fauntilla loved to read and do her crossword puzzles.
A funeral mass will be held for Fauntilla on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 11:00 AM at St. Edward Catholic Church. Fr. Keith Walder will be officiating the mass. Relatives and friends may attended the visitation at the church on hour prior to the service. Burial will be held in the Henry Cemetery in Henry. Memorials may be made to St. Edward Catholic Church or to the Honor Flight.
Fauntilla's online memorial website may viewed at where condolences may be submitted.


JAN 20. 10:00 AM (CST)

St. Edward Catholic Church
1216 N Sixth Street
Chillcothe, IL

Funeral Mass

JAN 20. 11:00 AM (CST)

St. Edward Catholic Church
1216 N Sixth Street
Chillcothe, IL

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