D. Irene Atkinson, 91, of Pana, died Monday, June 9, 2014, at Pana Community Hospital.
She was born May 25, 1923, in Mt. Vernon, to J.C. “Con” and Zora (Williams) Standerfer.
Irene was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church, Pana.
She married Ronald L. Atkinson on Nov. 9, 1941, in Mt. Vernon. He preceded her on Aug. 23, 1996.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband, she was preceded by her parents; three brothers; two sisters; one half-brother; and one half-sister.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, 114 S. Maple St., Pana, IL 62557.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday at McCracken-Dean Funeral Home followed by funeral services at 7 p.m. with Pastor Greg White and Pastor Larry Gruis officiating.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Bethel Cemetery, Mt. Vernon.
Send condolences to www.mdfh.com.