Madeline M. Eyman

Madeline M. Eyman, age 93, of rural Mulberry Grove, IL passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Greenville Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 3 PM at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in McInturff Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday, September 21, 2019 after 1 PM until service time at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to McInturff Cemetery.

Madeline was born June 27, 1926 in Mt. Olive, IL to Carl and Esther (Henschen) Mindrup. She married Kenneth W. Eyman on April 6, 1948 in Vandalia, IL. She is survived by her husband Kenneth of Mulberry Grove, IL, her sons Maurice E. (Jan) Eyman of Sparks, NV, Larry D (Brenda) Eyman of Keyesport, IL, and K. Rick (Calista) Eyman Vandalia, IL. She is also survived by a brother Bob Mindrup of Alhambra, IL, two sisters Lila Reckmann of Alhambra, IL, and Edna Weiss of Vandalia, IL, along with nine grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son Keith Russell Eyman, a granddaughter Jenara Eyman, a brother Harold Mindrup, and two sisters Marie Thacker and Doris Mayfield.

She grew up in Mt. Olive and New Douglas, but she lived most of her life in rural Mulberry Grove, IL. She had worked at the Abe Lincoln Café in Vandalia, IL for a time. She and her husband also owned and operated Eyman’s Café in Mulberry Grove for about 10 years. She was member of First Church of Christ, Scientist in Vandalia and then in Centralia for years.

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