Virden – Margaret D. Berriman, 87 of Virden, IL passed away Tuesday at Sunrise Skilled Nursing and Rehab in Virden, IL.
Margaret was born July 30, 1927 in Kaiser, AR a daughter of William F. and Georgia E. (Isaacs) Morgan. She married Ralph I. Berriman May 21, 1946 in Virden, IL. Margaret was a member of the First Baptist Church in Virden, IL. She enjoyed playing the piano and organ, painting pictures, crossword puzzles and working in her yard.
Surviving Margaret is her sons, John (Mary) Berriman of Virden, IL, Ronald L. (Shirley) Berriman of Decatur, IL and daughter Carolyn J. Alsup of Virden, IL, 9 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren, sisters, Monica Stebbins, Jeanette Alves and Claudette Carmichael all of Hanford, CA, and several nieces and nephews. Her husband Ralph Berriman, son Ralph E. Berriman, granddaughter, Tara Berriman, 2 brothers, 1 sister and son-in-law Jon Alsup, preceded Margaret in death.
Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL, will accord cremation rites. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday Sept. 5, 2014 at the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL with memorial services to follow at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Officiating will be Rev. Mary Alice Cunningham. Private burial of ashes will be at Virden Cemetery, Virden, IL, at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Virden Fire Department or Prairieland Ambulance of Virden, IL. Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.