Marjorie R. Beal, 96 of Decatur, IL passed away 9:25 P.M. January 26, 2017 at Primrose Retirement Community, Decatur, IL.
Services will be 1 P.M. Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Bob Baker officiating. Burial will be at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL at a later date. Visitation will be 5 – 7 P.M. Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.
Memorials may be directed to Muscular Dystrophy Assoc.
Marjorie was born November 12, 1920 in Oswego, IL the daughter of Robert and Florence (Ebenger) Hall. She married Loren W. Beal August 15, 1942. He passed away July 9, 2012.
Survivors include her sons: David (Soheila) Beal and Andrew (Sarah) Beal; daughters-in-law: Debby and Patricia; grandchildren: Krista, Amy, Jenny, Alison, Kate, Robert, and Allison; great grandchildren: Makenzie, Bennett, Joshua, Josiah, Rebecca, Kaley, Ryan, Natalie, Tyler, Zoey, Hunter, Skylar, Ashlyn and 1 great grandchild on the way. Along with one brother: Everett (Fern) Hall surviving.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sons: Kenneth H. and John P. Beal.
Marjorie graduated from U of I with a degree in Library Science. She enjoyed reading, traveling, flowers and nature.