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Martha "Marty" Cardot

July 23rd, 1949 – January 9th, 2023

Martha “Marty” Cardot, 74, of Astoria, Illinois, died January 9, 2024.

Marty was born in Canton, Illinois in 1949 to Clifford and Virgene Cardot. She is the sister of Anita Heaton, Camille Plunk, Mary Wilkinson, Cathy Parkinson, and Carol Wages.

Marty was a loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed learning and growing in God through church and Bible study. Fried fish, homemade pie, and a good conversation were a few of her favorite things. Her hobbies were reading, gardening, and hitting a good garage sale. She loved to give and to make everyone laugh. Her smile could light up a room. Everyone who met Marty was an instant friend.

Marty was preceded in death by her parents, Clifford Cardot and Virgene Cardot.

She is survived by sons, Michael Hopkins, William (Michelle) Hopkins, and daughter Jessica (Brian) Wittmayer; grandchildren Cody (KaSandra) Hopkins, Wyatt Hopkins, Liam Wittmayer, Evvi Wittmayer; great-grandchild, Isla Hopkins.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, January 12 at the Astoria Cemetery; 1623 N Bader Rd, Astoria, Illinois 61501.


January 10th, 2024

So sorry for your family's loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jim and Deb Park

January 11th, 2024

So sorry, prayers for the family

January 11th, 2024

So sorry to hear about Marty. Such a wonderful person. Doris simmons

January 11th, 2024

So sorry to hear about Marty. Tommy and Pam Trone

January 11th, 2024

So sorry for your loss. Will miss Marty and her laugh. Sorry I can’t attend the funeral. Love ya,

January 11th, 2024

So very sorry for your loss. I'm thinking of the entire family and sending prayers. ❤️ Bobbi

January 12th, 2024

Patrick and I are sending our condolences to the entire family - we are with you in thoughts and prayers. Pat & Christiane

January 12th, 2024

So sorry for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Robbie and Monica Adkins

January 12th, 2024

My condolences to the family. Always enjoyed chatting with Marty when she would come into the bank. Dawn Dohner

January 12th, 2024

I'm so sorry, Jessica...Our prayers are with you all.
Todd & Mary Walker

January 12th, 2024

So sorry for your loss. Praying for you Jessica, Brian, Liam and Evvi.

January 27th, 2024

I'm so very very sorry Jess. I really regret not keeping in touch with your Mom. She was an amazing woman. She'd take the shirt off her back if you needed it. I love her so much. I wish I would of told her that. I love you too. I'm praying for you all. Love, Terri and Kenny.