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Penny Detrick

August 26th, 1956 – February 28th, 2015

Penny Detrick, age 58, of Marquette Hts., IL, passed away at 4:25 am on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at her home. She was born on August 26, 1956 in Lincoln, IL, the daughter of Donald and Lois (Enright) Johnston. Penny married Steven Detrick on December 26, 1999 in Easton, IL. He preceded her in death on June 9, 2014.

Survivors include her son, Toby (and Misty) Tungate of Springfield, IL, her daughter, Shannon Gill of Marquette Hts, IL, her step-son- Thomas Schlie of Galesburg, IL, 8 grandchildren, 1 great-granddaughter, 4 sisters, Pam McFarland of Lincoln, IL, Debbie Allen of Lincoln, IL, Tonya Houghton of Lincoln, IL, and Ashley Johnston of Lincoln, IL, 3 brothers, Jeff (and Beth) Johnston of Pekin, IL, Scott Johnston of Lincoln, IL and Donald Johnston Jr. of Lincoln, IL.

Penny was a CNA for 40 years in area nursing homes. She liked crossword puzzles and loved spending time with her grandchildren and family.

Services will be held at 3 pm on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, IL. Reverend Al Sample will be officiating. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Apple Cemetery in Lewistown, IL. Memorials may be made to the Easton United Methodist Church or The American Cancer Society


March 8th, 2015

Our prayers are with all of you Uncle Gene Aunt Barbara