HUMBOLDT -- Betilou D. Roy, age 94, of Humboldt passed away at 5:40 P.M. on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.
Funeral Services honoring her life will begin at 4:30 P.M. on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church near Dorans, 8975 East County Road 1200 North, Mattoon, IL 61938 with Pastor Willie Grills Officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 3:00 P.M. until time of service at the church. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Betilou was born on September 8, 1924 in Mattoon the daughter of James H. and Martha (Carlyle) Anderson. She married Paul E. Hilgenberg. He preceded her in death in 1988. She later married Maurice Roy. He preceded her in death in 2011.
She is survived by her son, James (Toby) Hilgenberg; daughter Kyla Cox (Todd Dutton); step-children, John Roy, Tim (Diane) Roy, and Maureen (Jim) Boothby; grandchildren, Vesta “Vicki” (Brent) Crane, Paul T.(Jocelyn) Hilgenberg, Lena Hilgenberg (Josh Cummins), Mina (Blake) Fairchild, Kali (Clay) Monroe, Lydia Hilgenberg, Kelby (Jared) Adams, and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; six siblings, and her son Paul A. Hilgenberg. Betilou was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Dorans. She was a daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, cousin and a friend. She enjoyed sewing, quilting and being with her family. She will be missed by all.
In Lieu of flowers, Memorial donations in her honor are suggested to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.schillingfuneralhome.net or Schilling Funeral Home’s Facebook page.