|Rachel M. Lingwall, age 62, of Oneida, Illinois died on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at Heartland Health Care Center, Galesburg, Illinois.
She was born on January 21, 1949 in Galesburg, Illinois the daughter of Raymond M. and Nellie Esther Arie Pine, Sr. She was raised and educated in Oneida, Illinois graduating from ROVA High School in 1967. She married Donald Lingwall on September 15, 1978 in Galesburg, Illinois. He preceded her in death on June 26, 2003.
Surviving is a daughter: Dawn Lingwall of Galesburg, Illinois.
One son: James (Michelle Purchase) Forshee of Galesburg, Illinois.
Seven Stepdaughters:Judith Kay (Terry) Slagel of Abingdon, Illinois; Brenda Lee Lingwall of Galesburg, Illinois; Amy Sue Lingwall of Galesburg, Illinois; Melissa Delgado of Galesburg, Illinois; Joann Singleton of Alexis, Illinois; Jerri Taylor of Galesburg, Illinois; and Janet Lamb of Galesburg, Illinois;
Eight Grandchildren; Many Step-grandchildren; and Several Step Great-Grandchildren. One brother: Raymond (Darlene) Pine, Jr., of Oneida, Illinois.
Two sisters: Rebecca (Bill) Friedrich of Avon, Illinois; and Rhonda (Phil) Sims of Galesburg, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents and husbands.
She worked as a CNA for the former Zeller Mental Health in Peoria, Illinois and the Galesburg Research Mental Health in Galesburg, Illinois and several area nursing homes in Galesburg, Illinois. She was a member of the United Church of Oneida, Illinois. She enjoyed her Cats, grandkids and her family.
Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at Westfall Cemetery, Rural Victoria, Illinois. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes & Crematory in Oneida, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Family.