Margaret Carlene Fenicle, 79 of Stonington passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 2:27 a.m at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville, Ill.
She was born on January 8, 1940 in Taylorville, Ill. the daughter of Carl Franklin and Essie Mae (Foster) Brandon. Her mother, Essie Mae passed away in the first year of her life and Louada (Fleming) Brandon became her mother.
She married Larry Dean Moore on May 29, 1958. Larry and Carlene had two daughters and traveled the United States while Larry was in the United States Marine Corp and later returned to Taylorville, Ill. to raise their family and were blessed with another baby girl. They continued to live in Taylorville until Larry passed away in 1993. She married Thomas Fenicle in 1996.
Breathe Easy Now, Our Beautiful Mama! You are the light and the strength that fills our heart. You are the epitome of love! Family and friends have always meant so much to you. Your smile could always light up a room and turn a dark, gloomy day into hope for a brighter tomorrow. Whenever you wrapped your arms around us, everything was right in the world. I’m sure Shannon, Daddy, Grandma Essie Mae, Grandpa and Grandma Brandon, Uncle Bub, Uncle Frank, Uncle John, Uncle Dan, Aunt Betty, Aunt Rose, Aunt Nora, all our lost babies, and so many, many more were there to greet you and are in your loving arms once again! You helped to bring countless babies into this world in the 35 years that you worked as an Obstetric Technician at St Vincent Memorial Hospital. Your loving arms and hands swaddled and cuddled each and every baby as they took their first breaths. You passed your precious gift of Love to them from their beginning. I’m sure that Elvis Presley is singing while you are dancing in Heaven! I know that one day you will be there to welcome all of us to Heaven. Right now, here on earth, everything doesn’t make sense! Anyone who ever met you, will never forget your smile, kind words, loving heart, strength, wisdom, and healing hands. We Love You So Much; So Much, We Love You! Always, Always In Our Hearts...We Love You Margaret Carlene Brandon Moore Fenicle. Breathe Easy and Rest In Peace For You Will Never Be Forgotten because All of us are your legacy of Love.
She enjoyed traveling,playing cards, watching and identifying all of the birds that flocked to greet her outside her window. Most of all, she enjoyed being surrounded by her family and friends. She was a member of Taylorville Southern Baptist Church and had been a member of the choir for many years.
She is survived by her husband: Thomas H. Fenicle of Stonington, Ill.; daughters: Sherry (Randy) Schorey of Stonington, Ill.; Debra Friedrich of Springfield, Ill.; grandchildren: Donnie (Jen) Schorey of Shelbyville, Ill., Joshua (Holli) Schorey of Moweaqua, Ill., James (Amy) Morgason of Mt. Zion, Ill., Cherish Bittle and Cassandra (Mike) Padilla both of Centralia, Ill.; great-grandchildren: Jackson and Kylie Schorey, Jamie Friedman, Riley Bittle, Logan and Aidan Wooters, Ruby, Remington and Rafe Schorey, Lexi Morgason, Jordan (Will) Huggins of Las Vegas, Nev., Samuel and Joshua Geary and Faith Padilla; great-great-grandson: Bentley Huggins of Las Vegas, Nev.; step-children: Mark (Denise) Fenicle of Ft. Myers. Fla., Karen Eramo of Orlando, Fla.; step-grandchildren: Brian Fenicle of Portland, Ore.; Heather Fenicle of Houston, Texas; Amy Fenicle of Ft. Meyer, Fla.; Megan Fenicle of Minneapolis, Minn.; sisters: Nancy Saunders and Carlotta (Jimmy) Shelton and many nieces, nephews and cousins. was preceded in death by her parents, first husband: Larry D. Moore, daughter: Shannon Morgason, Husband: Larry Moore, brothers: Frank, Carl Jr, John and Danny; sisters: Rose, Nora and Betty.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral Service will follow the visitation starting at 3:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Tim Smith and Rev. Richard McKirahan officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery in rural Sharpsburg, IL.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.