Marjorie L. Darte, 92, of Benld, IL, died at The Glenwood of Staunton, IL on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 4:07 pm. She was born February 19, 1928, in Wilsonville, IL to Frank Chappell & Lola (Puschel) Chappell. She married Kenneth J. Darte on March 1, 1947 in Wilsonville, IL. She was a hairdresser. Marjorie was a member of the VFW Women's Auxiliary of Gillespie, IL. She was a Cubs fan who enjoyed quilting, ceramics, crafting and embroidery. She is survived by her spouse, Kenneth Darte of Benld, IL, daughter, Marcia Lynn Marek (Richard) of Zion, IL, grandchildren, Christopher (Tera) Secoy of Benld, IL, Jeremy (Annette) Secoy of Waukegan, IL, 7 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild. Marjorie was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Beulah "Dude" Darte, brothers, Dale Chappell, Frank Chappell and Bob Chappell. Friends may call on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Benld, IL from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm. Funeral services are Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 10:00 am at Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld, IL. Burial will be at Benld Cemetery, Benld, IL. Memorials are suggested to Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
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