Marjorie McKeever, age 75, went home to be with the Lord peacefully on Thursday, October 29, 2020, after battling with cancer. She was born on May 27, 1945 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Marge worked at Athene as the software specialist for 35 years.
Marge especially enjoyed being involved in church activities, working with her refugee friends, Camp Vera and teaching Sunday school. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens. Above all, Marge loved time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Scott (Teresa) McKeever, Stephanie (Tim) Gates and Sandi (Trent) Scully; 9 grandchildren, Becky (Jason) Knueven, Tyler Oliver, Brooke (Davey) Parziale, Laura (Joseph) Pecora, Hannah McKeever, Danielle Oliver, Kyle Gates, Brittney (Jacques) Willis, and Millie (Josh) Klapp; 12 great-grandchildren, Cael Knueven, Will Pecora, Mylela Willis, Cecilia Oliver, Finn Pecora, Cameron Knueven, Mycuh Rose Willis, Eleanor Parziale, Olivia Oliver, JacJac Willis,;Ezra Klapp,Jayden Bellman; brothers, Rick (Rose) Wignall and Glen Wignall; sisters in law, Marla Young and Debbie Jones.
Marge was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years Mike McKeever; parents, Glen and Margaret Wignall; sister, Marlys Pedigo, brother, Mike Wignall, sister in law Judy Wignall, and brother-in-law Jim Young.
Family will have a private graveside service November 21, 2020 at 1pm. There will be a celebration of life at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Unity Point Taylor House for their excellent, loving care of Marge.
Family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to their Creekside Church family for all of their prayer support during this journey. Unity Point Taylor House for their excellent, loving care of Marge.
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Service Details

Saturday, November 21, 2020
1:00 pm
Private Graveside Service
Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home
5400 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
(515) 285-3911

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