Lois Kathleen Byrne, 88, of Chestnut, passed away Sunday (Feb. 4, 2018) at her home.
Lois was born July 13, 1929, in Mount Pulaski, the daughter of Boyd and Clara Deavers Hahn. She married Ernest “Gene” Byrne on Jan. 19, 1951, in Mount Pulaski. He preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 2014.
Lois is survived by her daughter, Sherie Ross, Waynesville; her granddaughter, Shelley (Andy) Jun, Bloomington; four great-grandchildren, Rebekah, Luke, Adam and Leah Jun.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; her brothers, Herschel Hahn, Boyd Hahn Jr. and Harry Hahn; her sisters, Helena Teichman, Doris Faith and Leota Lamar.
Her service will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Chestnut United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow the service at Laenna Cemetery, Chestnut. Memorial donations may be made in Lois’ name to Chestnut United Methodist Church. Services have been entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Mount Pulaski.