Lenna B. Blacker, 80, of Monticello, passed away at 9:45 p.m., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana.
Lenna was born March 4, 1938 in Monticello the daughter of Ernest and Ruth (Gundy) Schwartz. She married Jerry Blacker on December 17, 1954 in Monticello.
Lenna is survived by her husband, Jerry Blacker of Monticello; sons, Greg Blacker (Brenda) of Cerro Gordo, Gary Blacker (Becky) of Monticello, Donnie Blacker of Peoria; daughter, Lori Blacker-Levitt of North Carolina; grandchildren, Renee Blacker, Greg Blacker, Brooke Kimball-Box, Shelby Blacker, Madison Levitt, Jacob Levitt; great grandchild, Casen Beavers; brother, Allen Schwartz (Linda) of Ivesdale; and sister, Jackie Beecher of Oregon. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister.
Lenna was a retired Registered Nurse. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Monticello and the Order of the Eastern Star. Lenna loved crocheting and reading.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held in Monticello Township Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Piatt County Animal Shelter.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mackey-wrightfuneralhome.com