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Mary Jill Thompson MacEachron

October 2, 1953 -
September 8, 2020

Mary Jill Thompson MacEachron, 66, passed away at home in Inverness, IL on September 8th, 2020 after a lengthy illness.

Jill was born in Terre Haute, IN on October 2nd, 1953 to parents Ed and Mary Thompson. Jill grew up in Sadorus, IL and graduated from Unity High School in 1972. During her …read more

Mary Jill Thompson MacEachron, 66, passed away at home in Inverness, IL on September 8th, 2020 after a lengthy illness.

Jill was born in Terre Haute, IN on October 2nd, 1953 to parents Ed and Mary Thompson. Jill grew up in Sadorus, IL and graduated from Unity High School in 1972. During her youth, Jill was an avid softball player and was active in 4H. Throughout her life she lived in Champaign, Monticello, Homer and Inverness Illinois. She had three children: Beth (Greg) Hicks of Highlands Ranch, CO, Charles (Lynne) Heidbreder of Mt Pleasant, IA and Emma (Chris) Heidbreder of Olympia, WA. Jill married Bruce MacEachron in 2000 in Scotland where they shared many adventures and memories. They resided in Inverness, IL surrounded by trees where she was fond of watching wildlife in her backyard. 

Jill enjoyed music, concerts, browsing flea markets, sending gifts and tending to her garden and pets. Jill had many collections and loved vintage items.

She is survived by her parents, husband, three children, three siblings Jim (Peggy) Thompson of Sadorus, IL, Tom (Sally) Thompson of Champaign, IL and Nancy Thompson of Savoy, IL. She was blessed with 8 grandchildren Noah, Alana, Mia, Adam, Remy, Shelby, Amber and Peyton. All of whom will dearly miss her voice and laughter. 

Graveside services to honor and celebrate her life will be held at 1:00pm Sunday September 20th 2020 at St. Boniface Cemetery Seymour, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be donated to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Mercy Homes for Boys and Girls. 

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Service Information

Date: Sunday, September 20, 2020

Time: 01:00 pm

St Boniface Catholic Cemetery

Address:

Seymour, IL
 

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