The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

December 3, 2013

Mildred Irene Powell


The Commercial-News

---- — Mildred Irene Powell, 92, of Danville, passed away at 3 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Pleasant Meadows Christian Village, Chrisman.

She was born July 21, 1921, the daughter of Benjamin and Effie Powell, both deceased.

Mildred was a member of the Cedar Grove Nazarene Church. She worked by ironing clothes and also had worked in the laundry room at Lakeview Hospital. She enjoyed reading the Bible, sewing and doing crossword puzzles.

She will be missed by her brother, Ralph (Donna) Powell of Georgetown; her special niece, Lisa (Jeff) Alspaugh of Georgetown; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers.

A celebration of Mildred’s life will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Sunset’s Houghton-Leasure Funeral Home, Georgetown, with Pastor Dave Anderson officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest in Georgetown Cemetery.

Please join her family in sharing memories through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com .


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