Margaret C. Pruett

Margaret “Marge” Pruett, 78, of Sparta, IL, passed away on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at the Randolph County Care Center. She was born on August 6, 1939 in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of the late Richard and Moselle (Sheppard) Woltman. Marge and Ellis Pruett were united in marriage on August 16, 1958 in St. Louis, MO. Ellis preceded Marge in death on January 17, 2000. Marge was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Sparta where she was a Sunday School Teacher and helped with the Food Pantry. Marge was a former beautician and was passionate about sewing, and loved bowling, roller skating, and being with family and friends

Marge is survived by her daughter, Cyndy (Jeff) Easton of Sparta, IL; three grandchildren, Elijah (Tasha) Easton, Zachary (April) Easton and Taylor (Camron Rosa) Pruett; daughter-in-law, Connie Pruett of Knoxville, TX; Sister-in-law, Rose Woltman of St. Charles, MO; nephew, Rick Woltman; niece, Robin Woltman; eight great grandchildren, Alex Hagene, Elisha Easton, Levi Easton, Matteson Easton, Hannah Easton, Austin Easton, Cooper Easton and Payton Easton; and many nieces, nephews and close friends

Marge is preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son Jim, and one brother

Funeral Service will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, December 22, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church in Sparta, IL

Friends may call on Friday from 4 p.m. until the hour of service at the Church

Memorials may be given to the St. John Sunday School Fund