Margaret Sipe

May 14, 1929 - March 2, 2015
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Obituary

Margaret Sipe, 85 of Belvidere, formerly of Garden Prairie, passed away peacefully, Monday, March 2, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. Margaret was born May 14, 1929 in Morristown, TN, daughter of Lester and Annie (Nolan) Turner. She married Riley Lee Sipe on February 7, 1945 in Mohawk, TN. He preceded her in death on April 9, 2002. Margaret was employed by Arnold Engineering in Marengo, IL. Her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren were the biggest joys in her life. Margaret enjoyed gardening, sewing and making crafts.

Margaret is loved and will be deeply missed by her children, Carl (Corrine Dembkowski) Sipe, Wanda (Bill) Goetz, Jenny (Raymond) Montgomery, Helen (Eric) Fawbush, Nellie (Juan) Martinez, Mary (Tim) Lucido, David Sipe, Rick (Tina Schultz) Sipe, Shirley (Jason) Six, Cheyenne Sipe; 35 plus grandchildren; 50 plus great-grandchildren; 10 plus great-great grandchildren; sisters, Lizzy Voiles, Mary Ann Davis. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Riley; several brothers and sisters; grandchildren, Marie Ann Goetz, Margaret Ruth Sipe, Michelle Montgomery; great-grandchildren, Lauren Haley Carey, Jacob Sandersfeld, Jessica Sarto.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 West Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Dean Parker officiating. Visitation will be held from 4-8 P.M., Friday, March 6, 2015 at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Garden Prairie Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association in Margaret’s name. To light a candle or share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, March 6, 2015

Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 4-8 P.M., Friday, March 6, 2015 at the funeral home


Service Information

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015

Time: 11:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 West Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Dean Parker officiating


Memorial Information

Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association in Margaret’s name


 

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Born: May 14, 1929
Died: March 2, 2015

Condolences for Margaret Sipe

Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services

Our sincere condolences.

The staff of Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services.

 

Sandi Pinto posted on 3/3/15

Thoughts and prayers to all.

 

michele miethke posted on 3/3/15

Sadly you'll be missed

 

Mary Thompson and Jim Steele posted on 3/4/15

Love and prayers sent to the Family.

 

Deb and Joe Schmalen posted on 3/4/15

Sorry for your loss to the entire Sipe Family.

 

Pam & Walt Beckland posted on 3/4/15

Sympathy to entire Sipe Family. She was an amazing woman and had a wonderful personality! God has taken another angel home.

 

Betty (McCoy)Westmorland posted on 3/4/15

I loved Margaret and Bud I will always remember her laugh and smile. She was my Mother's twin.I know she will be missed.I have many fond memories of her.

 

Carol and Jerry Leikam posted on 3/6/15

Our deepest sympathy to the Sipe family for your loss. Our time knowing knowing Margaret was brief, but we know how much her memory will be cherished by all.

 

Katie (Blatchford) Morgan posted on 3/6/15

My sympathies to everyone! Thinking of you all!

 

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