GIFFORD — Lucille Evelyn Osterbur, 85, of Royal, mother of a Thawville resident and sister of a Rankin resident, died at 4:22 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Country Health Care & Rehab in Gifford.
Family services were held.
Mrs. Osterbur was born Sept. 5, 1933, in Flatville, the daughter of George and Anna Albers Ideus. She married Frank R. Osterbur on June 22, 1951, in Rantoul. He died April 23, 2012.
Surviving are her children, Connie (Chuck) Schwartz of Champaign, James Frank Osterbur of St. Joseph and Suzanne (Dwain) Yana of Thawville; her grandchildren Brandiss Poyner Wills, Derek Poyner and Nicole Yana; her great-grandchildren, Cole, Gage and Morgan Poyner; and her siblings, Janice Loschen of Royal, Donald (Jean) Ideus of Kalamazoo, Mich., Larry Ideus of Rankin and Allen Ideus of Flatville.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and one grandchild.
Mrs. Osterbur was a longtime member of St. John Lutheran Church in Royal.