Toni L. Bowdre, 74, of Bement, IL., passed away at 12:17 P.M., on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at the Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., on Monday, September 30, 2019, at the Bement Township Cemetery. Pat Tieman will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions can be made to the Bement Food Pantry or the Faith in Action.
Toni was born on June 13, 1945 in Decatur, IL., a daughter of Amerth and Doris Lawson Coffey. She marred R. Duane Bowdre on April 24, 1964 in Decatur, IL., and he survives of Bement. Surviving are 2 daughters; Tonya (John) Thomas of Tuscola, IL., and Tara Bowdre of Bement. Also surviving are 2 grandchildren; Samantha Thomas of Oxford, MISS., and Cole Thomas of Tuscola, IL., as well as her 3 granddogs; Belle, Tillie and Milo. She was preceded in death by her parents, and a sister; Patricia Greear.
Toni was the head of nursing at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, where she worked for over 35 years. She also loved to be with the Tatman Village residents for “Toss with Toni”.
Aaron and Susie Hinds of Hinds Funeral Home, Bement, IL., have the honor to serve the Bowdre family in their time of need. “Our Family Is Here To Serve Your Family.”