Marie Landreth

Celebration of Life

1:00 pm
Friday, August 31, 2018
Roodhouse First Baptist Church
Worcester St.
Roodhouse, Illinois, United States

Obituary of Marie Landreth

Marie Kathryn Landreth, age 94 of Roodhouse passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family.  She was born July 2, 1924 in East Alton, the daughter of Walter and Nellie Bigley Christian. She married Howard Landreth May 3, 1941 in Bowling Green, MO and he preceded her in death December 13, 2004.

She is survived by a daughter Judy Dawdy Mullins of Decatur, son in law, Ralph Ed Thien of Missouri, eight grandchildren, Michael (wife Leeanne) Thien, Kathy Norman, Andrew Mullins, John Mullins Tina Wade, James Dunham, Blake Dunham, and Kelly Dunham, five great grandchildren, Kevin Thien, Liz Thien, Joshua Knapp, Jeremy Knapp, and Carrie Thien, five great-great grandchildren, and a special niece, Dorothy Waters. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Mary Alice Thien, three grandchildren, Cindy, Patty and Howie Thien, and great-great grandson, Michael Thien.

Marie attended school in Jersey and Scott County. She was a member of the Roodhouse First Baptist Church. She was a greeter and helped with Bible School at the church for many years. She enjoyed doing things for people and working in her yard. She loved quilting and embroidering, but most of all she loved her family. Everyone that knew her would know she had a heart of gold.

Celebration of life service will be held 1:00 p.m.  Friday, August 31, 2018 at Roodhouse First Baptist Church. Private burial will be held at a later date in Pine Tree Cemetery in Patterson. Memorials may be suggested to the family in c/o Liz Thien (caretaker). Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Roodhouse is assisting the family. Condolences may be left online at

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