|June Eva Lishman, 90, of Galesburg, died at 12:22 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at home.
She was born June 14, 1922 in Peoria, Ill. the daughter of Ralph and Emma Gillham Schraub. She married Edward Charles Lishman on June 21, 1941 in Palmyra, Mo. He preceded her in death October 28, 1999 after 58 years of marriage.
She is survived by a son, Gary (and Robin) Lishman of Galesburg; two daughters, Janet (and Roger) Davis of Yates City, Ill. and Debbie (and Sid) Thrailkill of Galesburg; 12 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and a brother, Charles (and Mary) Schraub of Pekin, Ill. She was preceded in death by her parents.
June worked as a sales clerk at J.C. Penney for 22 years. She was raised and educated in Peoria, graduating from Manual High School in Peoria. She had lived in Galesburg since 1963. She was a member of Bethany Baptist Church.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Lisa Cato-Crider will officiate. Visitation will be noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the chapel. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Gordon Behrents Senior Center. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.