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Vera Trimble

Vera A. Trimble, 99 of Monticello, IL, passed away at 4:10 A.M. December 21, 2020, at Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, IL.


Private Graveside Services will be Monday, December 28, 2020, at DeLand Cemetery, DeLand, IL with Bob Lane officiating.  There will be no visitation.  Calvert Funeral Home, DeLand, IL is in charge of arrangements.


Memorials may be directed to Tatman Village, Monticello, IL, Faith in Action, or to a Charity of the Donor’s Choice.


Vera was born December 28, 1920, in Shumway, IL the daughter of Fred Lloyd and Anna Mary (Stoldt) Milligan. She married Wilbur Carson Trimble on September 6, 1953, in Decatur, IL. He passed away on October 21, 2001. 


Survivors include her son, Stephen C. (Karla) Trimble, Monticello, IL; grandsons, James C. (Megan) Trimble, Rockford, MI, and Stephen Patrick (Loni) Trimble, White Heath, IL; 4 great-grandchildren:  Aiden, Lauren, Will, and Alicia.


She was preceded in death by her parents, and 1 brother, Herbert Milligan. 


Vera’s two greatest loves were her family and the Lord.


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