CHANA — Lois L. Bramel, 87, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. Lois was born June 4, 1926 in Lindenwood to William and Edith (Ardnt) Schabacker. She married James W. Bramel on Dec. 17, 1950 in Lindenwood. He preceded her in death on Sept. 13, 2005.
Lois is survived by two sons, Dan (Danielle) Bramel and Bill Bramel both of Rochelle; two daughters, Mary (Jeff) Truckenbrod of Rochelle and Betty Baugh of Esmond; 12 grandchildren, David (Elicery) Baugh, Dawn (Scott) Polcyn, Richard (Jennifer) Baugh, Jennifer Dickey, Steve (Nicole) Truckenbrod and Janet (Matt) Sarver, Brenda Bramel, Robert Bramel, Tom (Amanda) Bramel, Mark Bramel, James Bramel and Benjamin Bramel; and 11 great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 24 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth Street, Rochelle, with Pastor David Yarrington officiating. The visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 23 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Lawnridge Cemetery in Rochelle.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Serenity Hospice and Home or Immanuel Lutheran Church. Visit www.ungerhorner.com to sign the online guest book.