MARSHALL — Marjorie ‘Marge’ Boyd, 91, of Marshall, formerly of Kinmundy, died Friday, February 21st, 2014, at Burnside Community Health Center in Marshall, IL.
She was born on February 27th, 1922, in West Orange, New Jersey, the daughter of Peiter Vanderwolk and Mary (Sherriffs) Vanderwolk. She married William Arthur Boyd on January 19, 1946, in West Orange, New Jersey.
Mrs. Boyd is survived by son William A. Boyd Junior and wife Anna of Mattoon; and daughter Linda James and husband John of Marshall.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her son James Boyd Senior, who passed away on January 18th, 1914.
Mrs. Boyd was a postal clerk for the U.S. Postal Service in Kinmundy and Centralia. She was a member of the Kinmundy First United Methodist Church and was a 60 year plus member of the Order of Eastern Star.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Kinmundy First United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in Kinmundy.
Visitation will be from 9 until 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Kinmundy First United Methodist Church, with Eastern Star Rites at 10:45 Wednesday morning at the church.
Memorials may be made to the South Central Athletic Department, Kinmundy-Alma EMT’s, or the donor’s choice.