SHELBYVILLE -- Gwendolyn L. King, 94, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 10:40 a.m. Wednesday, February 14, 2018.
Funeral services will be at 11:30 p.m. Monday, February 19, 2018 at Howe and Yockey Funeral Home in Shelbyville, IL. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Monday. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville, IL. Memorials to the First Christian Church in Shelbyville, IL or her grandchildren’s baseball team, Mattoon Hitmen, Mattoon, IL.
Gwendolyn was born on May 5, 1923 in Knox County, Delong, IL, the daughter of Harry and Edna (Burnett) Cramer. Gwendolyn married Raymond E. King on November 8, 1946 and he preceded her in death on September 10, 2011.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Logan (Greg) of Shelbyville, IL; son, Robert “Bob” King (Renee) of Charleston, IL; grandchildren, Ashley Rincker (Rory) of Windsor, IL, Jeremy Logan (Amber) of Shelbyville, IL, and Cassandra King of Mattoon, IL; and great grandchildren, Rhett, Rylan and Arora Rincker, and Kelton and Aylah Logan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and four brothers; and three sisters.
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