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Lois Evelyn Starkey

October 6, 1928 — February 5, 2023

Lois Evelyn Starkey, 94, of Spring Grove, IL, formerly of Obion County, died Sunday, February 5, 2023 at Northwestern Medicine Hospital, McHenry Illinois. Born October 6, 1928, she is the daughter of the late Albert and Mary Beeler Crews.  She worked in accounting for many years, was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church.  Lois loved to travel with her husband Bill, the outdoors, and cooking large holiday meals for her family.

Graveside funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Fairview Cemetery.

Her family will honor her by serving as pallbearers.

Friends and family are asked to gather at the cemetery.

She is survived by her son, Ronnie Starkey and his wife Lisa of Spring Grove, IL; and three grandchildren, Kyle Starkey (and Danielle), Julie (and John) Davis, Jeffrey (and Jennifer) Ullrich, and 5 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Starkey and her brother Donald Crews.

Funeral services are under the direction of Curry Funeral Home.  We are privileged and honored to serve the Starkey family. You may share your condolences and your memories with the family at


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Saturday, February 11, 2023

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