Marion Treadwell Berry
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Marion Treadwell Berry, 99, formerly of Hinsdale and Oak Brook, died Feb. 5, 2023.
Marion carried a strong Christian faith, which was very important to her daily life and the up bringing of her children. A long-standing member of Community Presbyterian Church in Clarendon Hills, where she served as a church elder, Marion was dedicated to numerous organizations throughout her life. She served as a past president of the Hinsdale Jr. Infant Welfare Society and was a volunteer at Wellness House in Hinsdale. She also was a member of the Service Club of Chicago (philanthropic committee), the National Society of Colonial Dames of America and the Mayflower Society.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Davis Berry Jr., M.D.
She is survived by her children, Carolyn (Stephen) Swofford, Wendy (Daniel) Radakovich and Anne (Henry) Herschel; her grandchildren, William, Margaret, Beatrice, Mara, Anne, Peter, Carl, Leland, Morgan and Michael; her eight great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at Community Presbyterian Church of Clarendon Hills, 39 N. Prospect Ave.
Interment will be private at Bronswood Cemetery in Oak Brook.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Oak Trace Team Member Appreciation Fund. Mail checks only to Oak Trace, Attention: Finance, 200 Village Drive, Downers Grove, IL 60516; write on memo line: "In memory of Marion Berry."
Sullivan Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.