Martha Moreece McQuaid, 83, of Camden, passed away at 10:00 AM, Monday, April 8, 2019, at the Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Rushville.
She was born on December 2, 1935, in Timewell, Illinois, the daughter of Marvin Owen and Martha Mae (Mercer) McQuaid.
Surviving are her brother Richard McQuaid and wife June of Rushville, one sister Jacky Way of Danville, sister-in-law Jan McQuaid of Phoenix, Arizona, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother James McQuaid and one sister Patsy McQuaid.
A 1953 graduate of Rushville High School, she first worked for many years at Motorola in Quincy. She later worked at Haegar Pottery in Macomb. She was a Master Gardener and had a very green thumb.
Private Graveside Services will be held at the Camden West Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center or Cass-Schuyler Area Hospice.