Abby Jane Damery, 90 of Decatur died Wednesday December 30, 2015 in her
Memorial service celebrating her life will be held Saturday January 9, 2016 at
1:30 p.m. in the Elwin United Methodist Church with Pastor Randy McGeehon
officiating. Memorials if desired may be made to Decatur Memorial Hospital
Hospice Program. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is assisting the
family with the arrangements.
Abby was born in September of 1925 in Assumption, IL., daughter of Lewis and
Florence Winings. She drove the bus for the Blue Mound School District and
was a volunteer at Rock Springs Center and the American Legion Post 105.
Abby married Dale Damery in December of 1949 and he preceded her in death
in December of 1994. Abby became an icon at Decatur golf courses. Golfing up
to five days a week and rangering on the weekends.
Surviving are her sister; Sara Ann Bates, daughters; Donna Richter (Mike
Judd), Diana Fitzgerald (David), Denise Sperry (Blake), Dessie Bostick, sons;
Dale Jr., (Betteann), and Don, thirteen grandchildren, four great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three sisters and five
The family wishes to thank DMH Hospice for the care our mother.
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