TOLONO – Jamie Rhea (Donnals) Gady, 37, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at her home in Tolono.|
She was born July 10, 1975, in Urbana, to Jackie and Katherine (Welborn) Donnals.
She graduated from Tuscola Community High School in 1993. She received an associate degree in nursing from Parkland College. She was a nurse and volunteer firefighter and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sadorus.
She loved spending time with family. She was always on the move, eager to lend a hand or share a laugh. Her children were the great loves of her life. She was a proud mom who loved nothing more than being with her children for every sporting event, play and milestone, as they brought great joy into her life.
She is survived by her children, Justin Tidwell of Fishers, Ind., and Alexis Gady of Sadorus; parents, Jackie and Gwen Donnals of Champaign; brother, Jeremy Donnals of Arthur; sister, Valerie (Mike) Katzenstein of Algonquin; and grandparents, Jack Donnals of Tuscola and Les and Norma Gadbury of Monticello.
She was preceded in death by Kathy (Welborn Donnals) Montoya; and grandparents, Betty Donnals and Pete and Eloise Welborn.
The visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, at Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home, 705 S. Main St. Tuscola. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 26, at the funeral home. with Pastor Bill Gauger officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Jamie Gady Memorial Fund, an education fund for her children, at Busey Bank, 3002 W. Windsor Road, Champaign, IL 61822.
Online condolences to the family may be sent via hilligossshraderfh.com. For information, call the funeral home at 217-253-2311.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Nov. 24, 2012