LuAnn was preceded in death by her father, Vern Chandler Abernathy; one brother-in-law, Mike Bowles; and two nephews, Nicholas and Joshua Bowles.
Surviving are her mother, Wilma J., nee Holzum, Abernathy of Freeburg, IL;
nine brothers and sisters, Vicki Howard of Belleville, IL,
Stan (Kara) Abernathy of Freeburg, IL,
Steve Abernathy of Evansville, IN,
Cathy (Jim) Gore of Fairview Heights, IL,
Patty Bowles (Greg Olson) of White Bear Lake, MN,
Laurie (Mark) Ahrens of Des Pere, MO,
Tim Abernathy of Belleville, IL,
Jim (Ingrid) Abernathy of Dunedin, FL,
and David (Michelle Miller) Abernathy of Freeburg, IL;
and 28 nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Debt Retirement Fund. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
The Abernathy family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to everyone at Murray Center, Centralia, IL, to St. Mary’s Living Square, and to Courrie Court, both in Galesburg, IL, for their dedication and care given to LuAnn.
Visitation: Friends may visit from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday, February 19, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, February 19, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL, with Fr. Mark Reyling officiating. Burial will follow at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, IL.
Praying for all the Abernathy family during this difficult time.
Jeff and Chris Bergfeld
The Bergfeld’s, Jeffersonville, Indiana, 47130
You are in our thoughts. We send our prayers and sympathy to the Abernathy family.
Nancy (Longust), Mark, William & Elizabeth Berger, Belleville, IL, 62221
Our deepest sympathies for the loss of LuAnn.
Chris and Mary Jo Guinn, O’Fallon, Illinois, 62269
Sweet little LuAnn will be in my prayers tonight.
I’ll always remember her sitting on my lap eating mashed bananas as a little toddler.
Jill (Medhurst) Stuart, Lenexa, Ks, 66227