Born: December 16, 1927; Tolona
Died: February 10, 2021; Mt. Morris
MT. MORRIS – Marquita Butterbaugh, age 93, passed away at Pinecrest ManorNursing Home, Mt. Morris, IL on Wednesday, February 10, 2021.
Marquita was born on December 16, 1927 in Tolona, IL, the daughter of Ransom and Violet (Kirby) Munson. She married her husband of 73 years, Dwight Butterbaugh, on October 1, 1947 in Dixon, IL, and he preceded her in death on September 26, 2020.
She is survived by her two sons, Allen (Carolyn) Butterbaugh of Stone Lake, WI andRon (Robyn) Butterbaugh of Springbrook, WI; one daughter, Marilyn (Ron) Pichette of Port Charlotte, FL; and one grandson, Randy Pichette of Kansas City, KS.
Marquita is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dwight; and two brothers, Loren and Jack Munson.
Cremation rites have been accorded with Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt.Morris, IL. Marquita requested there will not be any services. She will be honored and remembered by all of those whose life she touched.
A memorial has been established in Marquita's name, to the Pinecrest Good Samaritan Fund, Mt. Morris.
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Published by Ogle County News on Feb. 11, 2021.