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Marcia VanDeRostyne

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Geneseo - Marcia I. VanDeRostyne, 60, of Geneseo, passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Allure of Prophetstown. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 17th, at Rosedale Cemetery, Cambridge. Rev. John Knueppel will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the Marcia VanDeRostyne memorial fund. Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, Cambridge, is assisting the family.

Marcia Ilene Payne was born June 30, 1961, in Geneseo, the daughter of Ellis "Al" and Jerelyn Reed Payne. She was educated in Cambridge school and graduated from Cambridge High School in 1979. She went to Black Hawk College in Moline and received an Associate of Arts degree. Marcia worked at Hammond-Henry Hospital in Geneseo as a nutritional aide for several years until retiring in 2019 due to poor health. She was a member of the Titanic Historical Society.

Those surviving are her daughter, Mariah VanDeRostyne, Davenport; her father, Al Payne, Geneseo; a brother and sister-in-law, Marty and Andrea Payne, Metamora, Illinois; two nephews, Brian Payne, DeKalb, and Eric Payne, Metamora; and her good friend, Amelia Maynard, Tampico. Her mother preceded her in death.

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Posted online on March 15, 2022

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