BUSHNELL - Velma R. Dahmm, age 83, of Bushnell, Ill., passed away at 4:14 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Ill.
Velma was born on Dec. 13, 1929, in Marietta, Ill., to Gilbert and Jacquetta Ford Brush. She married William C. Dahmm Jr. on Aug. 28, 1954, in Peoria, Ill., and he preceded her in death on July 25, 2008.
She is survived by three sons, James (Jeanne) and Donald (Deana) Dahmm, both of Bushnell, Ill., and John (Glenda) Dahmm of East Peoria, Ill.; four daughters, Sandra (Jim) Robinson of Indianapolis, Ind., Julia Danzer of East Peoria, Ill., Jacquetta (Michael) Yackle of Washington, Ill., and Cathy (Ron) Ebbert of Oakford, Ill.; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by one sister, Clarice Rennau of Washington, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at the Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell, Ill., with the Rev. Elissa M. Bailey officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the time of services at the funeral home on Monday. Burial will be in the Bushnell Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bushnell Rescue Squad.
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