Loleyne “Chita” J. Knox, 65 of Ransom passed away Sunday morning (November 26th) at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
A visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 AM until 12 noon at the Winterrowd Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 12 noon at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Allen Twp Cemetery, Ransom.
Chita was born on October 11, 1952 in Streator to Lowell and Audrey (Schmitt) Plymire. She married James Knox on July 29, 1972. He survives.
Also surviving are children Amy (Jon) Stevens of Ransom and James L. Knox of Ransom, 5 grandchildren Drew, Allison, Chelsie, Koltin and Keira, 3 great-grandchildren, Treslynn, Phoenix and Raidon, her mother Audrey of Ransom, 2 brothers, Mick (Linda) Plymire of Ransom and Kurt (Janet) Plymire of Streator and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her father.
Chita attended Ransom Grade School and Streator High School. She enjoyed being on the computer doing research and playing games and mostly loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the family of Chita Knox.