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Wilma Joan Sessions

Wilma Joan Sessions, 89 of Clinton, IL passed away 2:38 PM January 1, 2023 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.


Services will be 10 AM, Thursday, January 5, 2023 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Ernie Harvey, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 9 – 10 AM, Thursday at the funeral home.


Memorials may be directed to the Clinton Community Education Foundation.


Joan was born February 25, 1933 in Decatur, IL the daughter of Virgil K. and Oleta F. (Myers) Hoge. She married Robert “Bob” Sessions July 24, 1951 in Birkbeck, IL. He passed away October 22, 2022.


Survivors include her children: Dwayne (Mindy Kay) Sessions, Clinton, Il.; Kurt W. (Renee) Sessions, Crossville, TN.; and Martina L. (Tim) McShane, Bloomington, IL; 7grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, and one grandson, Kyle McShane


Joan was a member of the First Christian Church, Clinton, IL. Joan and her husband, Bob owned and operated Sessions Electric in Clinton, Il. since 1966.  She and Bob enjoyed camping, but most of all, Joan loved spending time with her family.


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