Mildred Viands Thornley

Morgan County, Illinois, USA
Death 25 Apr 2002 (aged 89)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Ashland, Cass County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 176138510 · View Source
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Mildred Vianda Thornley, 89, of Ashland died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at Capitol Care Nursing Home.
She was born May 11, 1912, in Morgan County, the daughter of Robert Lee and Violet Leona Wankel Viands. She married Loyd H. Thornley in 1984 in Ashland; he died in 1999.
Mrs. Thornley graduate from Ashland High School and Illinois College. She received her master's degree from Millikin University in Decatur. She was an elementary school teacher for 39 years in Morgan and Sangamon counties and Ashland public schools before her retirement. She was a member of Ashland United Methodist church and the National Education Association.
Survivors: a stepson, L.E. (wife, Pam) Thornley of Virginia; two stepdaughters, Margaret (husband, Dr. Alan) Wildt of Virginia and Marilyn (husband, Chris) Overgaard of Elburn; eight step-grandchildren; a brother, Robert L. (wife, Nora) Viands of Loves Park; two sisters, Virgie Adams of Springfield and Helen Danenberger of Ashland; four nieces and three nephews.

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  • Added: 8 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176138510
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mildred Viands Thornley (11 May 1912–25 Apr 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176138510, citing Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Cass County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Shirley (contributor 48377200) .