Lorraine Mary Barton, 83, of Tilden, IL; born on July 22, 1934 in St. Louis, MO; passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at her home.
Mrs. Barton was a home healthcare worker. She was of the Christian faith. Lorraine enjoyed singing, quilting and fishing. She was also known as the “golf cart granny.”
She was preceded in death by her parents – Edward and Frederica, nee Koelling, Howard. Her husband Franklin Barton, Sr. whom she married on September 8, 1951 and who passed away on June 11, 2003. One son – Franklin Barton, Jr. One brother – James Howard.
She is survived by her children – Sally Reddish; Debbie (Jerry) Phelps; David Barton; Mary (Brian) Bodendieck; Paul Barton; Michael Barton; Lurissa (David) Cochrane; Christine (Brian) Tedrow; Rebecca (James) Price. 24 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. One brother – Gene (Mary Ann) Howard. One sister – Kathleen Huelsmann.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 9:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 11:00am with Pastor Brian Bodendieck officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.