Margery Althea Ottengheime

Oct. 10, 1923 - March 14, 2017


SHABBONA — Margery Althea (Crawford) Ottengheime, 93, of Amboy, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Prairie Crossing Nursing Home, in Shabbona.

Private graveside services will be held at St. Patrick Cemetery, in Amboy.

Marge was born Oct. 10, 1923, in Peoria, the daughter of Clarence and Mary Jane (Warren) Crawford. She married Frank Richard Ottengheime Sr. on Sept. 2, 1944, in Rhode Island.

Marge worked for many years at Borg Warner, in Dixon, and enjoyed golf and bingo. She maintained her small home in Amboy until late in life.

She is survived by her son, Frank (Pam) Ottengheime, of Shabbona; her stepdaughter, Sue Kingen, of Woodinville, Wash.; two granddaughters, Erin (Dan) McRoberts, of Shabbona and Ryane (Charlie) Leifheit, of Minneapolis, Minn.; two great-grandchildren, Blake and Kaylea McRoberts; and a niece, Anne Powell.

Marge was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Frank, in 1961; and her siblings, William, Clare, Shirley and Joanne.

Arrangements were completed by Jacobson Funeral Home, in Shabbona.