Marilyn Kaye Weems
Marilyn Kaye Weems, 63, Mt. Vernon, passed away at 3:05 a.m.
on June 2, 2007, at her home. She was born on Monday,
Sept. 13, 1943, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Guy Amos Standerfer
and Leah Evelyn (Goin) Standerfer. She married Earl Butch Ilbery in
November of 1963, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 8, 1974. She
married Jack Weems on Dec. 22, 1995, in Mt. Vernon, and he survives.
She was a real estate agent for Moorehouse Realty and owner/operator
of Marilyn’s Beauty Shop.
A private memorial service was held Sunday, June 10, 2007, in the Chapel
at Mt.Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. The Rev. Kenneth Holland officiated.
There was no public visitation. Inurnment was at Mt. Vernon Memorial
Marilyn is survived by her husband, Jack Weems of Mt. Vernon; son
Stephen Ilbery and wife Carol of Troy, Mo.; and two granddaughters
Chrystal Kemp and Sarah Nicole Ilbery, also of Troy.
Her parents and her first husband preceded her in death.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the St. Jude Children’s
Research Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed
to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O.Box 721, Mt. Vernon, Ill. 62864. Arrangements
have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call
242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and
to send condolences.
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: June 11, 2007
Submitted by Robert W. Loman