Margaret L.S. Wilimzig nee; Staples, 90 of Edwardsville passed away on Monday, June 3, 2013 at Eden Village in Glen Carbon. Margaret was born on December 14, 1922 in Evansville, IN. She was a life long homemaker and mother. Margaret was a member of 3rd Baptist Church in Granite City, life member of the Elketts #1063. She will be remembered for the love of her family and the many special times shared together.
She is survived by and will be missed by her husband of 72 years; Roy L. Wilimzig Jr. whom were united I marriage on August 30, 1941; daughter, Sharon Kay & (James) Branca of Wildwood, MO; son, Robert Louis & (Sheila) Wilimzig of Little Rock, AR; brother, Bill Davis of Granite City; 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; James & Flora Davis.
Friends may call on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. In celebration of her life services will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Mark Powell officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to 3rd Baptist Church, 2601 Grand Ave., Granite City, IL 62040 or Shriner's Hospital for Children.
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