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Reihm, Irma
Irma Joan Reihm of Avon, IL passed away Thursday November 25, 2010, 7:08 pm at Cottage Hospital Galesburg, IL. She was born October 15, 1934 in Fulton County, IL the daughter of Clifton G. and Bernice Thurman Cooper. She married Lowell L. Reihm on June 22, 1952 in Prairie City, IL.

Surviving are her husband of Avon, IL; one son Scott A. (Debra) Reihm of Avon, IL; 2 grandchildren Kurt A. and Sarah A. Reihm; two brothers R. Giles Cooper of Roseville, IL and E. Gene Cooper of Bushnell, IL. She was preceded in death by parents, 1 brother (Robert G. Cooper) and 1sister (Reba J. Embry)

Joan was reared and educated in Lee Township, Prairie City, and Avon, graduating in 1952. She was a member of the Prairie City Presbyterian Church. She was a former member of the Avon Jr. Woman's Club, and a former member of the Avon Music Booster, serving as president for two years. She worked as a bookkeeper for thirty years, the last for Abingdon Community School District; retiring after twenty years in 1990. She and her husband farmed always with in seven miles of Avon. They wintered in Texas.

Funeral service will be Monday November 29, 2010, 11:00 am at Corman Memorial Home Avon, IL. Family will receive friends on Sunday November 28, 2010 from 2:00-4:00 pm at Cormans Avon, IL. Burial will be in the Avon Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Prairie City Presbyterian Church. Please sign the guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Avon is in charge of the arrangements.
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