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Marlene B. Hart, 76, of Granite City, Illinois, born November 20, 1941, in Granite City, passed away at 4:43 a.m., Wednesday, September 26, 2018.

Marlene was a High School Art Teacher and special needs students in Festus and Cape Girardeau, MO, and Madison, IL. She was the S.T.A. class of 1959, at SE Missouri State University, the 1991 first adult Ambassador Midwest Easter Seals Society, as well as has over 2000 volunteer hours with the elderly and disabled.

She preceded in death by her parents, Thomas J. Miller Sr., and Olga Jercenovic; aunt, Charlotte "Dolly" Jercenovic; cousin, Stephanie "Tessie" Rusic.

Surviving are his children, Richard D. Hart Jr., of St. Louis, MO, and Kim Hart (Missy Helms) of Festus, MO; brothers, Thomas J. (Bonnie) Miller Jr., of Granite City, and Dr. Jack J. (Gail) Miller of Edwardsville; many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers please send memorials to Ester seals Midwest 13545 Barrett Parkway Suite 300 St. Louis MO 63021.

Visitation: Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home, Granite City.

Services: Funeral 10 a.m. Friday, September 28, 2018, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Madison, Illinois, with Fr. Jeff Holtman officiating. Burial in Calvary Cemetery, Edwardsville.


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