Barbara Ann Hohl-Dees
Barbara Ann Hohl-Dees, 59, of Mt. Vernon, went to be with the Lord
at 10:47 p.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at Good Samaritan Regional Health
Center in Mt. Vernon.
She was born Sunday, June 27, 1954, in Springfield, the daughter of
Robert and Lucille (Hohl) Brennen. She married Jeffrey Lee Dees on
June 20, 1998, in Mt. Vernon.
Barb worked at the Appellate Court House in Mt. Vernon for 30 years
until her retirement. She was a member of St. Mary Immaculate
Conception Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon, was past president and
an active member of the Junior Women's Club and she and her husband
Jeff were former members of Mt. Vernon Eagles Aerie Lodge 2791 and
Mt. Vernon Gun & Sportsman Club. Barb will be deeply missed by all
her loved her.
She is survived by her mother, Lucille Hohl of Mt. Vernon; husband,
Jeffrey Lee Dees of Mt. Vernon; stepson, Brandon Lee Dees and speical
friend Lillian of Indianapolis; stepdaughter, Brittany Kilborn and
husband Nick of Indianapolis; two stepgrandchildren, Benjamin Dees and
Zoe Kilborn of Indianapolis; sister, Betty Riley and husband John of
Dix; nieces, Melissa O'Bryan and husband Billy of Salem and Jenifer
Hefner and husband Ryan of Kell; nephew, Isaiah Riley of Dix; great-
nephew, Devin Riley of Dix; great-niece, Kelsey Jenkins and husband
Cody of O'Fallon; great-great-niece, Emily Jenkins of O'Fallon; and
She was preceded in death by her father and one nephew, John Riley IV.
Memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary Immaculate
Conception Church in Mt. Vernon with the Very Reverend Father John
Her body will be cremated and a gathering of family and friends will
be held from 5 to 7 p.m. tonight at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to St. Mary School and
will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home,
P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home
where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further
information and to send condolences.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Submitted by: Jerry Sammons