Marjorie Lannoo

Posted Online: March 07, 2014, 5:11 pm
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Marjorie Fae Lannoo, 95, of Rock Island, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, March 10, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island. Visitation is 1:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline, where a Christian wake service will be held at 1 p.m. Burial is at Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to St. Pius Church.
Marjorie was born Nov. 3, 1918, in Moline, daughter of Delbert and Elsa Canedy Broadfoot. She married John Lannoo on Jan. 22, 1938, in Rock Island. He preceded her in death May 1, 1996.
Marjorie worked at South Park Bakery, Rock Island, for 10 years, retiring in 1971. She was a member of St. Pius X Church and Daughters of Isabella Circle 228.
Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Jan Veys, Moline, Margo and Gary Francque, Moline, and Linda and Bob Rose, Fort Davis, Texas; grandchildren, Randy Veys, Rock Island, Aaron Bisschop, Greenlane, Pa., Megan Bisschop, Boulder, Colo., Jason Francque, Moline, and Jennifer Heckenkamp, Moline; stepgrandchildren, Lorri Chichowicz, Chicago Ridge, and Jenny Rose, Davenport; great-grandchildren, Sid Veys, Gracelynn Veys, Reece Bisschop, Trevor Francque, Connor Francque and Cullen Heckenkamp; stepgreat-grandchildren, Lizzy Cichowicz and Alex Cichowicz.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; grandson, Rik Veys; sisters, Josephine Womack and Beulah Karp; and brother, Delbert Broadfoot Jr.
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