Marty German

Marty GermanMarty J. German, 50, of Elmwood, formerly of Lewistown, died at 8:10 p.m. Sept. 13, 2013, at her home.

She was born Dec. 28, 1962, in Peoria, a daughter of Carl J. and Virginia B. Butler McCausland. She married Mark German on May 9, 2001, in Peoria. He survives.

Also surviving are her mother, Virginia McCausland of Lewistown; one son, Adam Thompson of Farmington; one daughter, Abby Thompson of Clinton, Iowa; three stepdaughters Ashley (and Ben) Cooper of Knoxville, Michelle (and fiancée Casey Scholl) German of rural Farmington and Kasi (and Carl) Terpening of Knoxville; and two step grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father and two sisters.

She had worked for University of Illinois and then for Caterpillar.

She was a member of Lewistown United Methodist Church. She also practiced Buddhism.

Cremation will be accorded. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at her church with Reverend Deryck Sonaram officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 9/18/2013

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