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Marjorie A. (Myers) Wattenbarger December 24, 1936 – September 10, 2019

Marjorie A. (Myers) Wattenbarger, 82, of Brunswick, MO passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the Brunswick Nursing Home in Brunswick, MO.  Funeral services will be held at Breshears Memorial Chapel in Brunswick, MO on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 2:00 P.M.  Mark Schuchmann will officiate the service.  Visitation will be held at Breshears Memorial Chapel in Brunswick, MO on Friday, September 13, 2019 from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M.  Burial will be in McCullough Cemetery in Triplett, MO.

Marjorie was born on December 24, 1936 in Dean Lake, MO, the daughter of James Joseph and Opal May (Reeves) Myers.  She graduated from Northwestern High School in 1954 and on September 16, 1955 she married the love of her life, Carl Roy Wattenbarger.  Together they were blessed with four children, LeAnna, Kelly, Carl, and Russell.

Marjorie worked at Hallmark in Kansas City, was a factory worker at White Rodgers in Brunswick, MO, and was a Factory Manager at JoMac Gloves in Brunswick, MO until she retired in 1997.  She was a member of Dean Lake Baptist Church and the Brunswick American Legion Auxiliary.  Marjorie loved embroidery, crocheting, quilting, bird watching, watching westerns on TV, and spending time with her family.

Marjorie is survived by her four children, LeAnna Smith, Kelly Meyer and her husband Kevin, Carl Wattenbarger and his wife Tina, and Russell Wattenbarger, all of Brunswick, MO; seven siblings, Betty Chowning of Brookfield, MO, Beverly Sharp of Dixon, MO, Molly Bucksath, Jerry Myers, Shirley Darr, Sharon Adams, and Michael Myers, all of Brunswick, MO; nine grandchildren, James Olvera, Elliot Meyer, Goldie Jenkins, Paige Wattenbarger, Phillip Wattenbarger, Crystal Jenkins, Darren Johnson, Herbie Wattenbarger, and Rusty Wattenbarger; fourteen great-grandchildren, Alexia and Beckett Olvera, Amelia Falbe, Brody Jenkins, Autumn and Daniel Johnson, Keegan and Keairra Wattenbarger, Seth, Rayven, and Zoey Wattenbarger, Abby Clubine, and Zina and Ronin Jenkins.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Carl “Sonny,” her parents, Joe and Opal, and her sister, Norma Magruder.

Pallbearers will be James Olvera, Phillip Wattenbarger, Elliot Meyer, Herbie Wattenbarger, Rusty Wattenbarger, and Darren Johnson.  Honorary pallbearers will be Paige Wattenbarger and Crystal Jenkins.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations to McCullough Cemetery or Family Choice.  Donations may be left at or mailed to Breshears Memorial Chapel, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO, 65236.

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