Diana Lucille Sills Obituary

Diana Lucille Sills

Diana Lucille Sills, 61, of Lake Forest, Illinois formerly of Decatur, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at Journey Care in Glenview. Diana was born June 22, 1957 in Decatur, Illinois, the daughter of Harold and Millie (Oyler) Sills. She graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana with a Master’s degree in Library Science. Diana was the head of youth services at the Warren-Newport Library in Gurnee. Her passion was inspiring children to find the best in themselves and uplifting everyone around her. Diana enjoyed the fine arts, nature, animals, and being near water. She is survived by her son Colby Lovins of Milwaukee, WI, parents Harold and Millie of Decatur, and her brother Stewart Sills of Venice, CA. Services to celebrate Diana’s life will be 4:00 PM Saturday, March 9, 2019 in the Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home in Mt. Zion. Visitation will be for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers or memorials, please hug someone you love and tell them how special they are to you. Arrangements by Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, 105 W. Main St. Mt. Zion, view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at www.dawson-wikoff.com.
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Diana Lucille Sills, 61, of Lake Forest, Illinois formerly of Decatur, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at Journey Care in Glenview.

Diana was born June 22, 1957 in Decatur, Illinois, the daughter of Harold and Millie (Oyler) Sills. She graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana with a Master’s degree in Library Science. Diana was the head of youth services at the Warren-Newport Library in Gurnee. Her passion was inspiring children to find the best in themselves and uplifting everyone around her. Diana enjoyed the fine arts, nature, animals, and being near water.

She is survived by her son Colby Lovins of Milwaukee, WI, parents Harold and Millie of Decatur, and her brother Stewart Sills of Venice, CA.

Services to celebrate Diana’s life will be 4:00 PM Saturday, March 9, 2019 in the Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home in Mt. Zion. Visitation will be for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers or memorials, please hug someone you love and tell them how special they are to you.

Arrangements by Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, 105 W. Main St. Mt. Zion, view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at www.dawson-wikoff.com.

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Mar
09
Visitation
Saturday, March 09 2019
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home
105 W Main Street Mt. Zion, Illinois 62549
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09
celebration of life
Saturday, March 09 2019
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home
105 W Main Street Mt. Zion, Illinois 62549
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