COAL CITY-Marjorie (Marge) Neve, 82, of Coal City, passed away Monday. Feb. 11, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare in Dwight, IL. She was born in Avoca, IA on April 27, 1930 to Henry and Anna Neve.
Marge served in Okinawa during the Korean Conflict, spent over 20 years in the military, joining the women's army Core in 1949. During the Vietnam War she was stationed in Oahu Hawaii and retired there.
She is survived by a brother, Mike Neve; several nieces, nephews and cousins and great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, six sisters and four brothers.
Cremation rites will be accorded and there will be no visitation.
Inurnment with full military honors will be at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, at a later date.
Memorial contributions in Marge's name may be directed to the charity of the donor's choice.
Family and friends can sign the online guestbook at www.ferrarifuneral.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Ferrari Funeral Services, 1044 Ferrari Drive in Coal City.