Marilyn June Cahill, 83, of Burlington, died Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at her home.
Born June 4, 1939, in Fountain Green, IL, she was the daughter of Lloyd and Nancy Moore Breiner. On July 29, 1967, she married William Patrick Cahill in St. John's Catholic Church in Burlington.
She was a graduate of Blandinsville High School.
Marilyn was a stay at home mother. She also worked at Shaffer Pen and IRC.
Marilyn loved to travel all over. She enjoyed creating stain glass work, boating, camping, taking care of plants, and canning. She was very proud of her water garden and koi fish. She loved her pets and would often take her Cocker Spaniels, Candy, Willie, Skipper, and Pepper for rides.
Survivors include her husband, William of Burlington; one daughter, Kimberly (Michael) Pyle of Burlington; two grandsons, Nicholas Pyle and Stephen Pyle; six sisters, Dorothy Plank, Pauline Jones both of LaHarpe, IL, Charlene Wilson, Deanna Truelove both of Blandinsville, IL, Patricia Huston of New Bostin, IL, and Jo (Buck) Frye of Muscatine, IA; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; six sisters, Lucille Luton, Louise Thompson, Thelma Figg, Wyvonne Byers, Virginia Kerfoot and Joy Byers; and one brother, Gene Breiner.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh Crematory.
The Graveside Committal Service for Mrs. Cahill will be 11:00 AM, Monday, September 26, 2022 at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
A Celebration of Life will be 12:00 PM, Monday, September 26, 2022 at the Eagle's Club, following the service.
A memorial has been established for the PAW Animal Shelter.