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Lois Dunn

August 23, 1934 -
April 10, 2021

Lois R. Dunn, 86 of Champaign, passed away at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 10, 2021 at home surrounded by family.

Lois was born on August 23, 1934, in Champaign to Ray and Gladys McMains Smith.  She married Merle K. Dunn in September 1954.  He preceded her in death August 19, 2014.

She is survived by two children, a…read more

Lois R. Dunn, 86 of Champaign, passed away at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 10, 2021 at home surrounded by family.

Lois was born on August 23, 1934, in Champaign to Ray and Gladys McMains Smith.  She married Merle K. Dunn in September 1954.  He preceded her in death August 19, 2014.

She is survived by two children, a daughter Diana (Steve) Gannaway of Dewey and a son, Doug (Smiles) Dunn of Champaign; twin sister, Louise (Lewis) Hill; five grandchildren, Kenneth (Sara) Gannaway, Jessica Gannaway, Michael Dunn, Elizabeth (Curtis) Dunn and Ryan (Angelina) Dunn; one step-grandchild Tas Dunn; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother William Smith and a sister Mary Lou Coltman.

Lois graduated from Champaign High School.  She enjoyed her family, Wednesday shopping trips and her Friday night dinners with her twin sister and brother-in-law.

Lois worked at W. Lewis’ and Co. Department Store and then worked at Christie Clinic as a receptionist.

She was the first president of the Exchangettes, the female version of the Exchange Club of Champaign.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 12 noon, Thursday, April 15, 2021 at Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Dr. West, Savoy. Graveside services will follow at 1 p.m. in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dementia Society of America or Carle Hospice.

Condolences may be made at www.morganmemorialhome.com.

 

 

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

Morgan Memorial Home

Address:

1304 Regency Dr. West
Savoy, Illinois 61874

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Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Time: 01:00 pm

Grandview Memorial Gardens

Address:

Champaign, Illinois
 

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