The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

February 12, 2013

LeNor Elouise Neathammer


CHAMPAIGN — LeNor Elouise Neathammer, of Champaign and Danville, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.

The daughter of the late Milo Ellsworth and Sybil Georgia (Davis) Greggs, she was born on Sept. 10, 1929, in Shelburn, Ind.

Her brothers Glayne and Meredith preceded her in death.

After graduating from Farmersburg High School and Indiana State Teachers College, LeNor taught first and second grades in Brazil, Ind., and Centralia, Ill., before moving to Champaign in 1955.

After raising her children, she worked at Bergner’s in Champaign as a sales associate from the store’s opening until her retirement in 2004. She enjoyed doing needlework, liked to read and loved watching television and old Hollywood movies.

LeNor is survived by her brother, Byron (Sandy); daughters, Valeria (Gil) and Karen (Forest); son, Brant; treasured grandchildren, Scott (Sahaja), Megan (Sean) and their son, Braxton, Andrea (Jeremy), Amanda, Alisa (Garion) and their son, Oliver, Erika, Brianna and their fathers, Pete and Robert. Her sister-in-law, Naomi; nieces, Laurice, Jayne and Rajeana; nephews, Bradley, Steven, Kurt and Darin; and special cousins, Shirley, Mary Esther and Ann, and their families also survive.

A family memorial gathering will be held at a later date.

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