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Leo Quiller, 80, a retired Mozier farmer, died at 12:50 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 23, 1980) in his home.
Mr. Quiller was born near Mozier, Jan. 28, 1900, a son of Gottlieb and Sarah (Bovee) Quiller. He married Grace Long Feb. 8, 1919 in Hardin. She died Jan. 17, 1971. He married Mary W. Baughman March 4, 1972 in Calhoun County. He was an elder in the Mozier Christian Church.
Surviving are his wife; a daughter Mrs. Harrison (Muriel) Crader of Toledo OH; a brother Ray of Mozier; a sister, Mrs. Lela Hatfield ofJersyville; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A son, a brother and a sister preceded him.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Mozier Christian Church conducted by the Rev. J oe Maynard and the Rev. Gary Snowden. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery near Belleview. Funeral arrangements were handled by the Ward-Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill. [Transcribed by Christine Walters from the Virginia Hart collection Pike Co IL]


Marion R. "Manny" Quiller, 80, of Hamburg, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010 at his home in Hamburg.
He was owner and operator of Quiller's Outboard and Kawasaki Sales in Hamburg for over 55 years. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Kampsville and sponsor of Ducks Unlimited.
Born Feb. 2, 1930 in Hamburg, he was the son of the late Ray and Elsie (Long) Quiller. He married Carmita M. Merida. May 14, 1949 in Pittsfield and she survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Tern J. (Bob) Lorsbach of Hardin and Jill A. (Jay) Moss of Carrollton; a sister, Dalene (Bill) Clendenny of Grafton; five grandchildren, Tim Roth, Elizabeth Roth, Jaela Hagen, Laura Longnecker and Lindsey Perdun; six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, David Quiller; a son-in-law, Tom Roth.
Visitation was held Tuesday at Hanks-Gress Funeral Home in Hardin.
The funeral was conducted Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church in Kampsville with Rev. R. Ankney officiating. Burial was in Summit Grove Cemetery in Kampsville.
Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church or the Calhoun Ambulance Service.
[Pike Press, c. Sep 2010 - Submitted by Bill Browning]

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