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Marilyn J. Fritsch

January 31, 1942 — March 1, 2023


Marilyn J. Fritsch

Marilyn J. Fritsch, 81, of Sandwich, IL passed away on March 1, 2023 in Sandwich, IL. Marilyn was born on January 31, 1942 in Sandwich, IL to Arthur and Viola Mae (Foster) Anderson. Marilyn married Terry Fritsch on March 25, 1972.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Terry; Children, Robert (Olivia) Eckhardt of Las Animas, CO, Michael (Vicci) Eckhardt of Millsap, TX, Patricia (Troy) Cozad of Sugar Grove, IL and Ronda Eckhardt of Orland Park, IL; 14 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; As well as siblings, Linda Scheidler of Marion, IL, Vernon (Carol) Johnson of Yorkville, IL, Daryl (Leslie) Johnson of Marion, IL, Sonja Reynolds of Melcalf, IL and Arthur Anderson of Urbandale, IL.

She is preceded in death by her parents; Son, Todd Fritsch; Grandchildren, Steven Eckhardt and Joseph Janickas; As well as siblings, Anita Taylor, Charles Johnson, Starlyn Miller, Marvin Johnson and Maxine Savage.

Celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2023 from 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. at the Moose Lodge, 1002 E. Church Street, Sandwich, IL 60548.

Arrangements were entrusted to Beverage Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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