Lillian Rhoda Martin

Lillian Rhoda Martin, 96, of Montrose, Illinois, passed away at 10:20 PM Sunday, February 7, 2021 in the HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham, Illinois.

She was born October 30, 1924 in Essex England the daughter of Stanley Gordon and Dorothy D. (Daell) Harris. She married Glenn E Martin December 19, 1988 in Cumberland County, Illinois and Mr. Martin passed away April 6, 2019.

Lillian leaves behind her daughters, Dorothy Shott of Atwood, Illinois and Joann Charles of Greenup, Illinois; step daughters, Debra Lynn Willis of Tuscola, Illinois and Jamie Richey (Dennis) of Ashmore, Illinois; brothers, Bobby Harris and Sidney Harris both of England; sisters, Vera, Peggy and Elsie; twelve grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Glenn Martin; sister, Violet; brothers in law, Bobby Dean Martin, Earl B. Martin and Donny Martin; one great grandson, Chase Charles and his wife Taylor Charles.

As per Lillian wishes Cremation Rites will be accorded and a celebration of her life will be at a later date.

Swengel – O’Dell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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