Roanoke - Margaret M. Risser, 90, of 1102 W. Randolph, St. Roanoke, died at 2:40 am on Wednesday December 28, 2005 at the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home where she was a resident.
She was bon on May 3, 1915 in Peoria, IL to Ralph and Edna L. Rindfleisch Hutchenson. She married Robert M. Risser on October 5, 1940 in Peoria. He died on June 7, 1975.
She is also preceded in death by her daughter Karen Wenger, and one grandson, Eric Wenger.
Surviving are seven grandchildren, David (Shawna) Wenger of Fairbury, Kevin (Nancy) Wenger of Chenoa, Jill Wenger of Fairbury, Lori (Gary) Gauger of Fairbury, Kim Wenger of Fairbury, Michael Wenger and Kurt Wenger both of Florida; one sister Dorothy Ringel of Lena, IL, nine great grandchildren; and a special friend Virginia and Sim Bates of Roanoke.
She was a graduate of Peoria High School.
Margaret was a member of the Roanoke United Methodist Church where funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday December 30, 2005. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will be in Roanoke Township Cemetery. Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke.
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