Former Miami resident Marguerette Warner passed away in Neosho, Mo., Dec. 31, 2009, at the age of 92 years.

Marguerette was born Nov. 19, 1917, in North Miami, to Glenn and Edith Brown Jackson.

Marguerette worked for the Ottawa County Health Department as secretary for 23 years. She married the late Lee Warner July 31, 1937, in Columbus, Kan.

Marguerette was a member of the United Methodist Church. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and was known as a friend to many. Marguerette was a long time member of Miamiís BPW.

Marguerette is survived by one daughter, Marlene and husband Rod Dingess of Carl Junction, Mo.; two sons, Larry and wife Nadine Warner of Pineville, Mo., and Bill and wife Mary Warner of Edmond; seven grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

Marguerette was preceded in death by her Husband, Lee Warner on Aug. 6, 1978, one Sister: Nadine Corbus and one Brother, Bill Jackson.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, at Cooper-Althouse Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplin Jerry Seigel officiating. Interment will follow at GAR Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation after the funeral service Monday, Jan. 4.

The family has chosen Cooper-Althouse Funeral Home with their services.

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