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Margaret J. Priewe, 89, of Belvidere, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Born on December 9, 1928, in Rock City, IL, the daughter of Henry and Alice (Geiter) Horstmeier. Margaret married Gordon D. Priewe on June 13, 1948 in Rock City, IL. He predeceased her in December 1999. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.
Survived by her children, Sharon Priewe of Rockford, Dennis (Mary Ann) Priewe of Lakeland, Florida, Marsha Willyard of Loves Park, Mark (Gina) Priewe of Lanark, Clifton (Debbe) Priewe of Davis, and Richard Priewe of Utah; 11 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; nieces ;and nephews. Also predeceased by her parents; one brother; and four sisters.
Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 15, 2018 at Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave. Rockford, with Reverend Dan Herman officiating. Burial in Arlington Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Northern Illinois Hospice Foundation, 4215 Newburg Rd, Rockford, IL 61108.

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  1. Shirley Howes

    Just found out tonight that your mom passed away. Sharon, We live at Peterson Meadows now since November. I have been trying to get in touch with Margaret with no luck. Now tonight another resident, Mary Behr told us they worked together and that she passed away. I am so sorry that I didn't get to see her. I can be reached on line at sehouse@ Hugs!!

  2. Martha Shetter Cowan

    Dear Priewe family, I was so sorry to see that your mom has passed. I have so many great memories of our neighborhood, as a child. From Sharon babysitting us, toMark and my brother Peter teasing, to pool parties. Hugs to all...Martha Shetter Cowan

  3. Barb LeMoine

    Dennis and Family So truly sorry to hear of your mom's passing. May you find peace and comfort through our almighty Lord and may fond memories help ease your pain. Thinking of and praying for your family.

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