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Carolyn L. Lucus

Carolyn L. Lucus, 88 of Cornell passed away Wednesday (November 17, 2021) at OSF St. James Hospital, Pontiac.

Private family services will be held with burial in the Long Point Cemetery. Winterrowd Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Carolyn was born on October 31, 1933 in Kings, IL to Jay and Elizabeth (Engelces) Mowers. She married Lawrence Lucus on March 21, 1951. He preceded her in death on July 8, 1995.
Surviving are sons, Marion (Heidi) Lucus of Germany and Jeff (Brenda) Lucus of Blackstone, daughters, Elizabeth (Delmar) Marcum of Lebanon, MO and Cindy (William) Pfalzgraf of LaSalle, 6 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and a sister Doris Carlson of Magnolia.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a brother Francis.
Carolyn attended Wenona High School and retired from Fox Center in Dwight. She enjoyed gardening.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donors choice.

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My deepest sympathies to all the family. I always enjoyed Carolyn's visits at my desk when she would come in to the bank. Bless you. Norma Carstens

Norma Carstens Nov 23 2021 10:01 AM

Deepest sympathies to all of Carolyn's family. Always looked forward to seeing her out shopping as she'd stop to visit and always had a smile. Great gal. Our thoughts and prayers to all her family. Carole & Jack Cashmer

Carole & Jack Cashmer Nov 23 2021 9:17 AM

So sad to here about your mom she was an awesome pioneer woman and so inspiring that generation was so hardworking and humble for the simple things in life as a family we will miss our visits and the cows will miss her as well ❤️God Bless you The Thomas Kelly family

Rebecca & Thomas Kelly Patrick Kelly & Philip Kelly’s Family Nov 21 2021 3:19 PM

Thinking if you all at this time of your loss. May God Bless you all. I remember staying at your house when the basement was all that was finished & riding the same bus. Time sure flies! 🫂 🙏

Dee Esta (Cashmer) Winterrowd Nov 20 2021 4:18 PM