Evangeline Rine, 86, of Vandalia, died at 9:50 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday at Forbis Cemetery in rural Bluff City, with the Rev. Rodney Caswell officiating. Visitation was held from 1-2:30 p.m. on Saturday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia. Memorials: The family. Online condolences may be shared at www.hohltandfilefh.com.
Mrs. Rine was born on Sept. 7, 1926, in Brownstown, the daughter of Burton and Ethel Lollar Waddell. She married Arthur Rine on Aug. 28, 1943, in Ottawa, Ill.; he died on Sept. 19, 2005.
She is survived by sons, the Rev. Kenneth Rine and his wife Vicky of Rockford, and Donnie Rine and his wife Diana of Vandalia; and daughter, Linda and her husband Robert Ward of Vandalia.