|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1916|
Plymouth Unitary Authority
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 2008|
HILDA S. BLUNT, 92, of Resthave Nursing Home, Morrison, IL, died Monday, December 29, 2008 at the nursing home.
Hilda was born on February 9, 1916 in Plymouth, England to Albert H. and Anna (Clapp) Bastable. Following the death of her father, she emigrated to the U.S. in 1920 and lived south of Macomb, IL. She was educated at the Macomb High School and graduated from Western Illinois University both in Macomb. She married Lawrence W. Blunt on June 11, 1944 in Macomb. He died September 6, 1997. She taught for 24 years at the Morrison Jr. High School in Morrison, IL, retiring in 1984.
Survivors include two sons, James C. (Linda) Blunt of Vancouver, WA and John (Marjorie) Blunt of Fulton, IL; one granddaughter, Stacey Moret of Portland, OR.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence; three sisters, Anne Persinger, Emma Pugh, Myrtle Jepson; and two brothers, James and Frank Bastable.
FUNERAL SERVICE WHEN AND WHERE: 3:30 PM Sunday – January 11, 2009 following visitation at the Morrison Chapel – Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home
OFFICIATING CLERGY: Rev. Michael Selburg – Pastor: First Presbyterian Church – Morrison, IL
VISITATION: 2:00 – 3:30 PM Sunday - January 11, 2009 at the Morrison Chapel – Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home
INTERMENT: Private Family Graveside Services will be held on Monday, January 12, 2009 at Camp Creek Cemetery – Macomb, IL
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Resthave Nursing Home.
Obituary Source: Bosma-Renkes Funeral Homes, Ltd.
Camp Creek Cemetery
Created by: Paula Koehler
Record added: Jan 02, 2009
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