TAMPICO – Marjorie R. Zigler, 60, of Tampico, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Sept. 29, 1953, in Sterling, the daughter of Howard Taft and La Vonne Elizabeth (Zentz) Blanton. She was united in marriage to Rick Lee Zigler on Oct. 2, 1976, in Rock Falls. She was a licensed practical nurse for more than 20 years, and had worked at Franklin Grove Living Center. She enjoyed sewing, shopping, doing crafts, and going to rummage sales.
Those left to honor her memory include her husband, Rick of Tampico; her daughters, Cami (Brian) Emmerson of Kasbeer, Dawn White (Dave Bender) of Rock Falls, and Beverlee (Brian) Burger and Melissa Zigler (Jackie Ferguson), both of Tampico; a son, Rick Zigler Jr. (Kellsie Keesee) of Rock Falls; two brothers, Dave Blanton of Rock Falls and Harold Blanton of Prophetstown; 21 grandchildren, Christopher Brockman, Ethan Seidel, Tyler White, Miranda Brockman, Ashley Giddings, Dylan Zigler, Michael Giddings, Sadie Burger, Audrey Betts, Bret Emmerson, Samantha Burger, Junior Ferguson, Jared Betts, Austin Emmerson, Alyssa Ferguson, Harley Ferguson, Mikey Zigler, Zoey Ferguson, Liberty Zigler, Jaylynn Geeting, and Kloey Ferguson; and one great-grandchild, Keira Seidel.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Howard, in infancy.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. The funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Rock River Christian Center in Rock Falls, with the Rev. Brian Vickers officiating. Burial will be at Tampico Memorial Cemetery.
A memorial has been established.
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