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Betty Holleman

Betty June Holleman, 89, of Clinton, passed away at 10:05 a.m. Tuesday (July 26, 2016) at her home.

Her graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Riverside Cemetery, Mahomet, with Greg Taylor officiating. There will be no visitation. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be directed to the Clinton Eagles Lodge.

Betty was born June 19, 1927, in Champaign County, the daughter of Porter G. and Jessie Bell Reed Holleman.

Survivors include her niece, Nancy (Rick) Deterts, Bloomington; great-nephew, Tim Miller, Bloomington; great-great niece, Tabitha (Danny) Mattocks, Bloomington; great-great nephew, Trevor Keeling, El Paso, Texas; great-great-great nieces, Kaylee and Paislee; great-great-great-nephews, Branson and Tanner; and sister-in-law, Frances Holleman, Clinton.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Frank Reed Holleman and Lyman Dale Holleman; sister, Mary Wickenhauser; brother-in-law, Hurkless Wickenhauser; great-niece, Tina Keeling; and great-nephew, Terry Miller.

Betty graduated from Kenney High School and worked at the Clinton China Co. for 30 years, retiring in 1979. She was a member of the Eagles Lodge, Clinton. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

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