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Culbertson, Lylith V.R.
Lylith V. R. Culbertson, age 92, of Lakewood, Colorado, formerly of Dahinda, Illinois, died on Wednesday, November 25, 2009 at 7:00 P.M. at the Villa Manor Care Center.

She was born June 16, 1917 in Dahinda, Illinois the daughter of Lawrence and Launa Fulkerson Keneipp. She married Verne L. Culbertson on November 13, 1937 in Burlington, Iowa. He preceded her in death on September 20, 1971.

Surviving is a son, Jack L. Culbertson of Denver, Colorado.

Two daughters: Marlis (Dick) Yelm of Gilson, Illinois and Donna (Bill) Self of Galesburg, Illinois.

Three grandchildren: Jeff Culbertson, Laura (Mike) Chapin, and Jerry Ryan.

Two Great Grandchildren: Kristin Hinds and Craig Ryan.

Three nephews and one niece.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two brothers, Thorald and Leland Keneipp; one infant sister, Louiveree; one nephew, Donald Keneipp; one infant grandson, Craig Allen Self and one daughter-in-law, Faye Culbertson.

She was raised and educated in the Dahinda, Williamsfield and Knoxville, Illinois areas.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Dahinda United Methodist Church of Dahinda, Illinois. She was also a member of the Royal Neighbors of America, Dahinda Chapter.

Cremation Rites were accorded.

Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, December 19, 2009 at 11:00 AM at the Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois with visitation beginning at 10:00 AM and Rev. Randy Douglass officiating.

Inurnment in Brimfield Cemetery in Brimfield, Illinois.

Memorials may be made to the Dahinda United Methodist Church in Dahinda, Illinois. Online condolences may be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.
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