The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

February 1, 2014

Jacqueline Dudley

The Commercial-News

PERRYSVILLE, Ind. — Jacqueline Dudley, 80, of Perrysville, Ind., passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Danville.

She was born on Sept. 18, 1933, in Chicago, the daughter of Frank and Elda (Poll) Baker.

She married John Dudley on Jan. 12, 1956, in Danville and they spent 30 years together before his passing in 1986.

She will be deeply missed by a daughter, Sheila (Brian Babb) Blacketer of Danville; two sons, Frank (Tammy) Dudley of Georgetown and Sam Dudley of Perrysville, Ind.; two sisters-in-law, Betty Haas of Danville and Doris Swaim of Cayuga, Ind.; five grandchildren, Katie (Darin) Young, Courtney Robert (Jessica) Blacketer, Seth (Michelle) Blacketer, Brandi (Sean) Riley and John (Kelsey) Dudley, 12 great-grandchildren, Olivia, Ava, Addison Young, Richard Fulfer, Jase Blacketer, Brandon and Brittany Linton, Connor Riley, Sierra, John, Hunter and Colter Dudley.

Jacqueline was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and one great-grandson, Keagan Riley.

She spent most of her life as a homemaker and taking care of her family, but loved to play bingo and euchre. Jacqueline was an avid sports fan, she loved watching the Bears, Cubs and Fighting Illini.

A celebration of Jacqueline’s life will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Danville with Drew Mentzer officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Park.

Memorials can be made in Jacqueline’s name to Second Church of Christ in Danville. Please join Jacqueline’s family in sharing photos, videos and memories of her through her Tribute Wall at

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