Obituary: Marcella Marriott, 90, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Marcella “Sally” Marriott, 90, of Morton, formerly of Eureka, died at 12:25 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born July 30, 1922, in Metamora to Samuel J. and Emma Rich Piper, she married Frank J. Marriott on Aug. 10, 1943, in Bloomington. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1977.

Surviving are one sister, Dorothy Netherton of Eureka; one nephew; and one niece.

She was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother.

She attended the Eureka United Methodist Church.

Funeral services were Friday at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka, with visitation prior. The Rev. Ron Martz officiated. Burial was in Olio Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Eureka Food Pantry.

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