Born: July 5, 1940 - Deceased: May 4, 2022
Marion L. Mathenia, nee Brown, 81, of Belleville, IL, born Friday, July 5, 1940, in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Marion was a member of the St. Clair County Genealogical Society and a master gardener.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband, Joe Mathenia
- Parents, James and Faye Bernice, nee Martin, Brown
- Son-in-Law, Thomas Wharton
Surviving are her:
- Kara (Stanley) Abernathy of Freeburg, IL
- Kelly (Annette) Mathenia of Kansas City, MO
- Vicky Wharton of Belleville, IL
- Sister, Gloria Bullock of Belleville, IL
- Nephew, Bill White of Cahokia Heights, IL
- Six Grandchildren:
- Daniel Sauvé
- Taylor Breakfield
- Sicily Mathenia
- Val Mathenia
- Remy Mathenia
- Lilly Mathenia
- Great grandchild, Aiden Black
- Many step-grandchildren and great step-grandchildren
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern Illinois.
Service: Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 9th, 2022 at Belleville Swansea Moose Lodge #1221, 2425 N. Illinois Street, Swansea, IL 62226.