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Marjorie York

December 31, 1942 — May 14, 2021

Marjorie E. York, 78, of Peoria passed away on Friday, May 14, 2021 at Methodist UnityPoint Hospital in Peoria.

She was born on Dec. 31, 1942 in Newton the daughter of Doyle and Geneva (Chesnut) McKinney.  She married Lyle E. York on Nov. 25, 1961 in Olney.

Surviving is her husband, Lyle of Peoria; two daughters Kimberly (George) Switzer of Peoria and Kelly (Todd) Barber of Jefferson City, MO; four grandchildren Kara (John) McNabb of Jefferson City, MO, Jaimie (Rob) Smith of Jefferson City, MO, Jacob (Carly) Switzer of Peoria and Zachary Switzer of Chillicothe; and great-grandchildren Avalynn McNabb, Layne McNabb, Ethan McNabb, Emma McNabb and Elise McNabb.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

Marjorie was a member of the Rome Baptist Church and she was a past president of the Peoria Sewing Guild.

A private family graveside service will be held at Swan Lake Memorial Gardens. A public visitation will be held from 2-4 PM on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at Weber-Hurd Funeral Home in Chillicothe.

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