Marsha Ann Malone Peel, 53, of Decatur died on Monday, July 3, 2017 in St. Mary’s Hospital.
A Funeral Service to celebrate Marsha’s life will be held at 10:00 am. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at West Decatur Church of God, 4500 West Main Street Decatur, IL 62522. Pastor Jim Baldwin will be officiating. A visitation will be held at the church on Monday night, July 10, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.
Marsha will be laid to rest in Boiling Springs Cemetery following the service on Tuesday. In lieu of flowers memorials are requested in her name to the Autism Speaks Foundation. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Marsha was born in September of 1963 in Decatur, the daughter of Robert Marvin and Gloria Ann Malone. She was a graduate of Lakeview High School and received her bachelor’s degree from Millikin University. Marsha worked as a claims associate for State Farm Insurance Company. She was a member of West Decatur Church of God. In October of 2002, Marsha married Brad T. Peel in Decatur.
Surviving are her husband Brad, mother, Gloria Malone, brothers, Neal (Melissa) Malone, Billy (Miranda) Malone, sister-in-law, Lynette (Chuck) Bell, nieces, Ally, Taylor and Delaney, nephew, Conor, step-children, Justin Peel, Jessica (Mario) Jackson, step-grandchildren, Alexis, Dani and Josie, best friend, Phyllis Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her father and brother, Brian Malone.