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Donovan, Myrle Q.
Myrle Q. Donovan, age 92, of Knoxville, Illinois, died on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 10:40 A.M. at her residence.

She was born on January 23, 1918 in Flemingsburg, Kentucky.

She married Thomas H. Donovan on June 24, 1936 in Murphysboro, Illinois.

He preceded her in death on October 31, 2002.

Surviving are:

Twin Sons: Douglas (Linda) Donovan of Knoxville, Illinois; Neal E. Donovan of Galesburg, Illinois;

Son: Thomas A. (Judy) Donovan of Amherst, New York;

Seven Grandchildren and Thirteen Great Grandchildren

Two Great Great Grandchildren

Sister-In-Law: Dee (Jurgen) Diekman and Family of Hockessin, Delaware

Preceded in death by her parents and husband.

She graduated from Galesburg High School in Galesburg, Illinois.

She was a homemaker and with her husband owned and operated LaBelle Fashion and Furs on Main Street in Galesburg, Illinois retiring in 1986.

She was a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Galesburg, Illinois and its Lutheran Women's Missionary League.

She was a volunteer at St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg, Illinois.

Cremation Rites will be accorded.

Graveside Memorial Services will be held on Monday, August 2, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at the Knoxville Cemetery in Knoxville, Illinois.

Rev. Don Smith officiating.

There will be no visitation.

Memorials may be made to the Lutheran Women's Missionary League at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Galesburg, Illinois.

Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements.

On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com .
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