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 Margaret Lorraine “Lorraine” <I>Mains</I> Sloan

Margaret Lorraine “Lorraine” Mains Sloan

Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Dec 1997 (aged 69)
Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, USA
Burial Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
Plot 18, 0, 279
Memorial ID 1187043 · View Source
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Margaret Lorraine Sloan, 69, 133 Depot St., Perrysville, died at 7:40 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26, 1997 in Union Hospital, Terre Haute.

She was born July 14, 1928 in Danville, Ill., the daughter of Perry Steven and Ruby Mae Largent Mains. She married Robert Paul Sloan Sept. 22, 1946 in Danville. He preceded in death Feb. 28, 1996.

She was a resident of Danville in early life and attended Danville Schools. She had lived in the Tree Spring area north of Perrysville from 1961 to 1996 before she moved to Perrysville.

She was a member of Post #2395 VFW Auxiliary, Covington; American Legion Post #350 Auxiliary of Perrysville; and Moose Lodge #1001 of Danville.

Surviving, are: two sons, Robert E. (Charlotte) Sloan, Cayuga; Kevin B. (Shannin) Sloan, Covington; two daughters, Tonya (Stanley) Abernathy and Darla (David) Holycross, both of Covington; a sister, Hazel Pryor, Westerville, Ohio; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded by her parents, a granddaughter, seven brothers, and four sisters.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday in Shelby Funeral Home, Covington, with the Rev. Larry Platt officiating. Burial will be in Danville National Cemetery, Danville, Ill.

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