Darlene K. MCGLOTHLIN

Darlene K. McGlothlin

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Darlene K. McGlothlin, 67, passed away Friday, March 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.

She was born Sept. 19, 1946, to George O. and Norma Jeane (Register) Kroening. She married John H. McGlothlin on May 15, 1971, in Springfield.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister, Donna Kroening; and brother, Darel Kroening.

Darlene retired from Laidlaw Bus Company as a bus driver in 2005. She was a member of West Side Christian Church.

She is survived by her children: Tammie (Bob) Moore, Johnnet (Mike) Gross and John R. (Erica) McGlothlin; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; step-children: Marlynn Rankin, Malissa McGlothlin, Melinda (Jerry) Klein, Margaret McGlothlin and Francis Patrick O'Neill, Jr.; siblings: Dale Kroening, Judy Birdsong, Debbie Acuna, Trishly (John) Mitchell, Karen (Robert) Crates and Kelly (Kris) Kroening; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation and Funeral Service: Family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home, the Rev. Vaughn Beeman officiating.

Graveside Service: 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family or West Side Christian Church.

Visit www.vancilmurphy.com to offer condolences.



Funeral Home

Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home - Springfield
437 S. Grand Ave. West  Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 525-1500

Published in The State Journal-Register on Mar. 24, 2014