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Estyl A. McCombs

March 26th, 1931 – August 24th, 2020

Estyl A. McCombs, 89, of Astoria, IL, passed away at 8:15 am on Monday, August 24, 2020 at Farmington Country Manor in Farmington, IL. She was born on March 26, 1931 in Astoria, the daughter of Lester and Lola (Shawgo) Danner. Estyl married Fred Gunter Jr. on November 19, 1949 in Rushville, IL. He preceded her in death on December 18, 1975. She later married Lawrence “Jake” McCombs on November 1, 1989 in Astoria. He preceded her in death on June 20, 2020.

Also preceding her in death are her two brothers, Loren and Dwayne “Shorty Bill” Danner, and two infant siblings.

Survivors include her 4 sons, Dan (and Bonnie) Gunter of Havana, IL, Tim Gunter of Roseville, IL, Tom (and Eric Gore) Gunter of West Peoria, IL and Jim (and Tammy) Gunter of Alexis, IL, 9 Grandchildren, Anissa (and Matt) Plummer, Alisha (and Casey) Morrow, Dustin Cox, Tara (and Damon) Sherrod, Brandon Gunter, Ashley (and Brian) Griffin, Lacey (and Danny) France, Westin Gunter, and Lexie Gunter, step-son, Jeff (and Brandi) McCombs of Peoria, IL, step-daughter, Pam McCombs of Peoria, 2 step-grandchildren, Ella McCombs and Cora McCombs, several great-grandchildren, sister, Willadean Shaffer of Astoria, and brother, Wendell “Tuffy” Danner of Rushville.

She worked at Astoria Healthcare Center and was a Librarian at the Astoria Public Library.

Estyl was a member of the Astoria Christian Church and the Astoria American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed collecting antiques, her fish pond and gardening. She loved to read, knit and spending time with her family.

A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at the Astoria Cemetery. Pastor Matthew Thiner will be officiating. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 pm on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Memorials may be made to the Astoria Rescue Squad or the Astoria American Legion Auxiliary.

Condolences


August 24th, 2020

Rest in Peace Aunt Estyl. We will miss you. Sending love to all the family

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your family's loss. Blessings.
Jim and Deb Park

August 25th, 2020

So for your families loss.
Pete and Dee Egleton

August 25th, 2020

Our sympathy to all the families. She was such a sweet, lovely person. Garth and Carolyn Cripe

August 25th, 2020

Sorry for losa

August 25th, 2020

To the Family of Estyl
Gunter.....my deepest sympathy! Barbara Hamm

August 25th, 2020

Such a sweet lady. Sorry for your loss. Debby and Darrell Pierce

August 25th, 2020

My deepest sympathy goes out to the family of Estyl. She will be greatly missed.

August 25th, 2020

She was a sweet lady.. her eyes twinkled .. always had the best hugs. Love and prayers to the family. Carol Danner

August 25th, 2020

Such a great lady, always had a smile for you, thoughts and prayers for the family. Marsha Thomas

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your loss.Prayers to all of the family.Such a sweet lady. Dee Jones

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for the loss of a wonderful woman who was beautiful inside and out. I will cherish the memories of the years I was blessed to spend with her. My heart is with your family. Brad and Tina Batterton

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your family's loss. I have wonderful memories of her from my childhood. Prayers and Hugs to all of you. Janey Powell Ford

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your lost. Tommy and Pam Trone

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. She was a very special lady.Alan and Georgiana Clemens

August 25th, 2020

Mike and I are so sorry to hear of your Families loss of Estyl! Our thoughts and prayers for All of your Families! 🙏🙏 Mike and Peg Davis

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Estyl was a special person. Praying for the family. Paul and Carol Stambaugh
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August 25th, 2020

Such a sweet lady! So sorry to the family!

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. She was a sweet lady. Thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace to all her family. Gary & Cheryl (Cox) Matteson

August 25th, 2020

So sorry..sending hugs and prayers! Bob and Loretta Mummert

August 25th, 2020

All you have to do is look at what people thought of Estyl. She was a truly good person and always treated everyone with kindness. So very sorry for the families loss. Debbie and Jimmy Derry

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for families loss she was one great lady ! Prayers for all of you !

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for the loss of Esytl. She was a wonderful person..Prayers sent to all her family Maravin Marilyn

August 25th, 2020

So shocked to hear this. Estyl was always a sweet smiling upbeat person. I know Tuffy n Willy will miss her dearly. Rest in peace sweet lady. Tell mom hello plz.

August 25th, 2020

So, so sorry for your loss. The family is in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you, peace, comfort and strength to face the many days ahead. Mike and Donna Shirley

August 25th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. She’ll be greatly missed by the Auxiliary.

August 26th, 2020

So sorry to hear this
Thoughts and prayers for all families
Gary Bev (Malott)Taylor
Tristan Miranda (Taylor) Morrow

August 26th, 2020

Jimmy and all families
On behalf of ASH Class of 81
You all have our sympathies

August 26th, 2020

Sorry meant AHS Class of 81

August 26th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Estyl’s smile was wonderful. Rosemary Perdew .

August 26th, 2020

We are sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.Estyl was such a sweet lady and always had a smile. Bob and Melba Baker

August 26th, 2020

I was so anxious about you getting to know how much one of my daughters resembles you! Maybe now you know :) Give Grandpa Loren a hug for me will ya? Rest in Paradise Aunt Estyl <3

September 4th, 2020

so sorry for your loss. kathy cox