Margie Lee Merillat

margie merillat

March 5, 1945 ~ September 23, 2020

Born in: Monmouth, IL
Resided in: Lilburn, GA

Margie Lee (Lefort) Merillat, a longtime resident of Lilburn, GA died Wednesday September 23, 2020 at her home.

Margie was born on March 5, 1945 in Monmouth, IL, the daughter of Regis L. and Bertie J. Miller Lefort. Surviving Margie is her husband of 54 years, Rick Merillat, her daughter, Jane Stover; her son, Andy (Michelle) Merillat, as well as two granddaughters, Sara (Cameron) Underwood , and Stephanie (Joel) Taylor. Also surviving her is her sister Joan (Bob) Ryner and brother Alfred Lefort, both of Monmouth, IL as well as her brother Raymond Lefort in Florida and numerous nieces and nephews.

There will be a memorial service on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 11:00 am at Cornerstone Bible Church, Lilburn, GA. There will also be a gathering of family at Warren County Memorial Park in Monmouth, IL on October 3, 2020at 1pm where her ashes will be interred.

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  1. Rick, so sorry for your loss and the pain you and the family is going through. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Molly and Dave

  2. Rick, Jane & Andy
    Alice, Kim and I want to send our blessings and comfort in this time of sorrow.
    We were shocked and saddened to hear of Marge’s passing. As former neighbor friends
    in Lilburn….we loved the times we shared together. Margie always was smiling and was so caring
    and friendly. You will always be in our fondest memories. May God guide you all through the
    coming days and give you peace. Much Love, Bill & Alice Mahan, Kim Boswell, Sean Mahan.

  3. Rick, Jane & Andy:
    Alice, Kim and I want to send our blessings to you and your families in this time of sadness
    over the passing of Marge. We were shocked and saddened to hear that she had left us. Please
    know you are in our hearts and we want to remember the good times we shared together as friends
    and neighbors in Lilburn. May God guide you all and give you peace in the coming days.
    Love, Bill, Alice Mahan, Kim Boswell and Sean Mahan

  4. Dear Rick, Janie and Andy,
    Both Ted and I were shocked and saddened to hear that Marge and passed. All of you will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time as you deal with her loss. I know Marge was a loving and caring wife and mother who will be greatly missed.
    May God grant you strength during the coming days and weeks.
    Helene and Ted Bianco

  5. Rick,

    I am so sorry on the passing of Margie. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Even though it has been a long time since seeing the two of you, it is still sad to lose a classmate…the memories are there.
    I wish you peace and acceptance. You’re welcome to stop by when in Monmouth if you have time and are up to it. I am in the same home.

  6. Rick, we are saddened to hear of Margie’s passing. Know it will be a great loss to you and your family. May God comfort you as only He can in the days ahead ,

    Bob and Jane Bateman

  7. We are so saddened to hear of Margie’s passing. Know it will be a great loss to you and your family. May good memories sustain you, may God comfort you as only He can.

    Bob and Jane Bateman

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