Margaret Helen “Marg” Reishus (née Olson), age 90, of Batavia, IL (former long-term Naperville resident), passed on to be with our Lord, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, June 13, 2021. She was born on September 15, 1930 in Tracy, MN.
She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Marlyn Reishus; children, Katherine (Doug) Elvin of North Aurora, IL, Eric (Jayne) Reishus of Naperville, IL, Jean (Randall) Adam of Woodburn, IN, and Paul (Jana) Reishus of Dallas, TX; ten grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; as well as her sister, Ann (Greg) Bergeron of Andover, MN. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Helen Olson of Anoka, MN.
Marg graduated from Cottonwood High School in 1948. After attending Gustavus Adolphus College, she completed her nursing degree at the Swedish Hospital of Nursing in Minneapolis in 1953. A long-time member of Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Naperville, she sang faithfully for many years with the Sanctuary Choir. She was an active member of PEO, International. Her life-long interests and hobbies included reading, traveling, knitting, and spending time with family and friends.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 21, 2021, at 10:00 am, followed by a Memorial Service at 11:00 am, at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, 815 South Washington Street, Naperville, IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Marg’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Final arrangements entrusted to Fox Valley Cremation Services. For more information, call 847-742-3050.