Carolyn Maria (Nicki), Salyers, nee McDargh, 65, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, born Saturday, September 12, 1953, in Springfield, OH., passed away Monday, April 29, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Illinois.
Carolyn was an Old soul with a heart of gold. She loved fishing, mushroom, arrowhead hunting, & her dear pets. Loved by many. She would say, “don’t forget to hug” and “always later, never goodbye.”
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband: William R. Salyers
- Father: James R. McDargh
- Brother: Thomas Bloodworth
Surviving are her:
- Melissa (Bil) Salyers-Moehle of IL
- April Frew
- Ben Frew
- Richard Frew
- Mother: Perneda nee Stewart, of OH
- 5 Brothers
- Joel McDargh of OH
- Jeff McDargh of OH
- Brian McDargh of OH
- Paul Quinlan of IL
- 4 Sisters
- Diana McDargh of OH
- LaDonna Patee of IN
- Shela Hunt of IL
- Mary Happel of CT
- Savannah & River Moehle of IL
- Forest Moehle of CO
- Brittany; Seth, Steve, Sabrina, and Tiara of OH
- Along with Many Great Grandkids always in her heart
- Many adopted children including but not all listed
- Terra Johnson
- Stacey Smith
- Maria Jamison
Memorials: She liked yellow roses or in lieu of flowers to perform a random act of kindness in her name.
Visitation: Visitation from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois.
Funeral: Funeral will be held at 12:30 pm, Tuesday May 7, 2019 at Kurrus Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.
Friends for almost 50 years..Layta my beautiful soul sister <3 you are loved so much and will be missed!
My beautiful Sissy. I love you so much. We were separated by miles but always picked up where we left off when talked or saw each other. We had a special bond. Until we meet again, fly high beautiful Angel. I miss you and will “see you later”
We never met, you and I, and yet you were instrumental in bringing unbridled joy, deep wisdom teachings and a perfect example of what unconditional love looks like into the world. Thank you for being Sissa’s Mom. Thank you for raising my beautiful friend to be the strong grounded human she is. She and her children are a fine legacy to leave. Swift passing Crone.
You always was and will be in my heart. Love and miss you always sis. Brian
You will always be remembered. You were such a talented artist and a loving person. i love you aunt Maria may your soul rest peacefully in the arms of jesus
I never got to say goodbye to our dad and now to you. I know you didn’t like goodbyes but with them comes closure sometimes. I never got to tell you how much I love you. And I would have if I could have. Until forever ends, I will love and miss you dear sister.
I will miss you Momma Nicki! I can see you now asking Our maker. Wheres the fishing hole? Heaven recieved a very special present. Ill miss you. Love and Thank you for everything you have done.