Janet Gilmore

Janet GilmoreJanet Louise Gilmore, 79, of Petersburg died at 3:43 p.m. June 16, 2012, at OSF-St. Mary's Hospital in Galesburg.

She was born May 6, 1933, a daughter of James Robert and Lillie Mae Walker Munsch. She married Russell Gilmore on Sept. 13, 1952, in Effingham. He preceded her in death on June 12, 2006.

She also was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Ann Lambert.

Surviving are two daughters, Cathy (and Rickey) Burgard of Roseville and Pamela (and Lyle) Burgard of Browning; one son, Russell Gilmore Jr. of Chilo, Ohio; one brother, Larry Munsch of Havana; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She attended Weslaco Central Christian Fellowship in Weslaco, Texas.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hurley Funeral Home in Havana with Rickey Burgard officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30-11 a.m. prior to the services. Following the services, cremation rites will be accorded and a private burial will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Sun Valley Indian School.

Condolences may be sent to www.hurleyfh.com.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/20/2012

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