Marilyn Studer Moles dies at 82 |

Marilyn Studer Moles dies at 82


Marilyn Studer Moles, 82, of Glenview, Illinois, and part-time resident of Breckenridge, for almost 40 years, died peacefully on December 19 surrounded by many of her children and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her former husband, Tom Oscar Moles, a son in infancy, Tom Oscar Moles Jr., and her brother, John Westlake Studer, who died in action at age 19 in Germany near the end of World War II. She is survived by five of her children, John (Carol) of Breckenridge, Catherine (Scott) Koepke, Paula, Elisabeth (Peter) Sykes and Peter, as well as 10 grandchildren, John, Jim and Cara, Jonathon, Jessica, Jenna and Jack, and Kelly, Jennifer and Tom, and three great grandchildren, Matthew, Grace and Michael. She loved and dedicated her life to her family and had high expectations that they do their best and enjoy the best that life has to give. Her family never stopped learning from her. She was a wonderful force and gift to all, and she will be greatly missed. A memorial service was held on Dec. 22 in Kenilworth, Ill. If you wish to make a donation in her honor, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice or the Salvation Army, 4056 N. Pulaski, Chicago, IL 60641 or Orphans of the Storm Animal Shelter, 2200 Riverwoods Rd., P.O. Box 31, Riverwoods, IL 60015.

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