MACOMB - Marjorie F. Chaplain, 90, of Macomb passed away at 1:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at her residence.
She was born March 26, 1922, in Rantoul, Ill., to Harry and Herma Hadin Branson; she married Evan J. Chaplain on Oct. 26, 1941. He preceded her in death on May 18, 2001. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Esther Rue.
Surviving are one daughter; Valerie C. (Larry) Arcement of San Antonio, Texas; one son, Rodger R. Chaplain of Macomb, Ill.; two grandchildren, Shane (Heather) Chaplain and Allison Chaplain; five stepgrandchildren, Larry Arcement Jr., Debra Vearden, Judy Bedar, Connie Flynn and Brian Arcement; several great-grandchildren; and one sister; Nancy Klaerner of San Antonio, Texas.
She was a member of AFSCME Union Sub-Chapter 81.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home. Father Thomas Holloway will officiate.
Cremation has been accorded. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson House Activity Fund. Please sign the guest book or leave condolences at www.dodsworthfh.com.