Lucille Langel, age 95, of Greenville passed away at 7:25 p.m. Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Helia Healthcare in Greenville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 2, 2015 at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville with Darryl Bolen officiating. Interment will follow in Brown Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday at Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home. For those who desire, memorials may be made to the Greenville First Christian Church or to Brown Cemetery.
Lucille Weidner, the daughter of Robert Weidner and Flossie E. Funk Weidner, was born on May 22, 1919 in Hagarstown, Illinois. She attended the one room schools and high school in the area. Lucille attended Beauty School and became a Beauty Operator from 1937 until 1946. After raising her family she worked at Hillview Nursing Home as Physical Therapist for 13 1/2 years. She and Eldon enjoyed farming and were Square Dancers for many years. In retirement Lucille enjoyed many games including Wii Bowling.
Lucille and Eldon B. Langel were united in marriage on December 22, 1944 in Greenville and enjoyed over 65 years together before his death on June 27, 2010. Lucille is survived by their son Robert Dean (Margaret) Langel, their daughter Pamela Michelle (Russ) Nelson, of Osage Beach, MO., 3 grandchildren: Jennifer (Todd) Hunsche, Haley (Michael) Schildknecht, Chelsey Nelson, 4 great-grandchildren: Jeremy Frith, Brooke Hunsche, Tyler Hunsche, and Mikaley Schildknecht.
Lucille is preceded in death by her parents, husband Eldon, daughter Sandra J. Dale, and two granddaughters: Lori Langel and Michelle Frith.
Lucille was a very active member of her church, the Greenville First Christian Church.
Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home
203 W Oak St
Greenville, IL 62246