Irene Moon

Irene C. Moon, 79, of Adair died at 3:20 a.m. March 31, 2016, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb.

She was born Nov. 17, 1936, in Table Grove, the daughter of Lucien and Esther Rauch Bossort.

Surviving are two sons, Greg Moon and Kevin Moon, both of Adair; one stepson, Mike Moon of Belle Plaine, Iowa; two stepdaughters, Beth Trupin of Hull and Judy Moon of Tennessee; one nephew; and two nieces.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Dallas Bossort.

She has lived in Adair since 1988. She received her BFA in Art from Western Illinois University and masters degree in art from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She was an art consultant for elementary schools in the Champaign school system. She received her special education certificate from WIU and worked as a special education teacher at the high school level.

She was a member of the Chapter C of PEO and Table Grove Community Church.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harris Cemetery west of Table Grove with Reverend Cody Stinnett officiating. The PEO will conduct their service at the cemetery. There will be no visitation. Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials be made to her church or MDH Hospice.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 4/13/2016


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