BUFFALO PRAIRIE, Ill. - Marilyn Kiddoo, 70, of Buffalo, Prairie, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 25, 2000, at Trinity West Hospital in Rock Island, Ill.
Services will be at Buffalo Prairie Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Bob Anderson will officiate. Burial will at the Buffalo Prairie Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Buffalo Prairie Church.
Mrs. Kiddoo was born May 12, 1930, in Drury Township, the daughter of John and Aletha Girls Walker. She married Donald S. Kiddoo, March 20, 1949, in Aledo, Ill. He died in December 1994.
She graduated from Reynolds High School in 1948.
She worked at the former Batterson Store in Muscatine.
She was a housewife and did home health care for many in the area. She served as Buffalo Prairie Township Clerk from 1981 to 1997.
She was a faithful and active member of the Buffalo Prairie Presbyterian Church where she had served on the Board of Session and as president of the Women's Association at one time. She was a friend and a saint to many, and a very devoted Mom and Grandma.
Survivors include sons, Dick Kiddoo and his wife, Sheila, of Andalusia, Dan Kiddoo and his wife, Linda, of Taylor Ridge, Ill., Tom Kiddoo of Edgington, Ill., Duane Kiddoo and his wife, Chris, of Buffalo Prairie; daughters, Debbie Reuther and her husband, Randy, of Illinois City, Ill., Sue Hakanson and her husband Jay, of Davenport, Lynde Johnston and her husband, John, of Green Bay, Wis.; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; a sister, Marie Lee Zipperer and her husband, Bob, of St. Cloud, Fla.; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Bob and Irene Downing of Aledo, Ill.; and special friends, Dot and Louie Fowler of Illinois City and Terri Ganzley Kiddoo of Edgington, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents and stepfather, George Ziegler.