Gladys I. Thilmony, 78, of Urbana, formerly of Paxton, died at 7:41 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at home.

Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 16, at Pine Ridge Cemetery, Loda, with the Rev. Debra Domeier officiating.

Baier Family Funeral Services, Paxton, is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Thilmony was born June 5, 1941, in Paxton, a daughter of Oscar and Edith Walters Harold. She married Joseph L. Thilmony Nov. 2, 1957, in Paxton. He preceded her in death April 7, 2017.

She is survived by one son, Carl Thilmony of Bondville; and numerous other relatives.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Mrs. Thilmony attended Paxton schools. She worked at Sorensons in Paxton, then later Solo Cup in Urbana. She lived in Paxton and Tolono before moving to Urbana in 1987. She was a member of First Lutheran Church, Paxton. She enjoyed fishing and reading.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or First Lutheran Church, Paxton.

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