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Willis, Eileen B.
Eileen B. Willis, 94, of Roseville, IL passed away Saturday May 5, 2012, at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg, IL.

She was born May 14, 1917, in Monmouth, IL the daughter of J. Glen and Mabel Pittman Birdsall. She married James Willis on March 21, 1934; he preceded her on October 30, 1975. She is survived by one son James Willis of Roseville, IL; one step daughter Betty Schisler of Roseville, IL; one sister Betty Lindagard of Freeport, IL one half-sister Nancy Sparrow of Lake Warren, IL; 6 grandchildren Julia Shults, Richard Goff, Jody Robbins, Tracy Campagna, Larry Smith, and Kimberly Pearce; 15 great grandchildren and 14 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 daughters (Sandy Campagna, Beverly Goff); 2 grandchildren (Tony Baron, Wesley Goff).

She and her husband owned and operated a grocery store in Swan Creek for 12 years, moved to Roseville and worked at Formfit and par time at the La Moine Christian Nursing Home. She volunteered at the Nursing Home for 12 years. She was a member of the Roseville Christian Church, Member of Chief Shaubuma DAR. She lived in Macomb, Swan Creek, and Roseville most of her life except three years in Alliance, OH.

Funeral service will be Wednesday May 9, 2012, 10:00 am at the Corman Memorial Home Roseville, IL. Family will receive friends Tuesday eve May 8, 2012, from 5:00-7:00 pm at Cormans Roseville, IL. Burial will be in the Salem Cemetery, Roseville, IL. Memorials may be made to the Roseville Christian Church and or the Roseville Rehab and Healthcare Center. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Roseville is in charge of the arrangements.
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