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Myrtle Louise Farrell

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013 8:07 a.m. CST

CAPE CORAL, Fla. — Mrs. Myrtle Louise Farrell, 92, of Cape Coral, Fla., passed away Monday, Dec. 31, 2012.

Visitation will from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Reeves Funeral Home, 75 North Broadway (one block north of Illinois 113) in Coal City. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, in the funeral home, with the Rev. Dr. Thomas Logsdon from the Coal City United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Braceville-Gardner Cemetery.

Born Aug. 28, 1920, in Morris, Ill., Myrtle was a daughter of the late Morrison Emmett and Myrtle Blackburn-Finch. She was married to John Farrell, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include her children, Doug (Cheryl) Farrell of Texas, Karen Farrell of Kankakee, Ill., and Judy Farrell and Curt Farrell, both of Florida; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Myrtle was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John; a son, Roger Farrell (Mary) of Coal City, Ill.; and a daughter, Pam Huston (Ed Woehmeyer) of Florida.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto www.ReevesFuneral.com.

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes Ltd. in Coal City. For additional information, call the funeral home at (815) 634-2125.

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