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Doris Mae Drea

 
December 15, 1931 - March 19, 2019
 

Doris Mae Drea, 87, of Springfield died at 4:15 am, Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at her home at Concordia Village. She was born December 15, 1931 in Pawnee, IL to Jesse and Hazel (Burt) Reynolds. She married Edward “Babe” Drea on June 20, 1953 and he preceded her in death on June 3, 2010.

She is survived by three children, Edward J. (Lori) Drea of Phoenix, AZ, Tama L. (Joe) Kuznik of Springfield and Timothy E. (Elizabeth) Drea of Springfield; eight grandchildren, Trevor (Leah) Blome, Tiffany (Jason) Smith, Brandon, Bradley, Andrew, Bridget, Lillian and Jack Drea; five great-grandchildren, Gavin, Griffin and Ali Blome and Mason and Tyson Smith; brother, Michael (Marilyn) Reynolds of Pawnee and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Milo and Robert “Bob” Reynolds and great-grandson, Cameron Blome.

She was employed for many years by the Taylorville Community Schools and as a teacher’s aide at Cathedral Grade School in Springfield.

She was a member of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Catholic Daughters of the Americas and the Taylorville VFW Auxiliary.

Visitation: 4 – 7 pm, Sunday, March 24, 2019 Staab Funeral Home – Springfield. A prayer service will be held at 4:00 pm.

Funeral Mass: 10:00 am, Monday, March 25, 2019 at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with Reverend Christopher House officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dominican Sisters Retirement Fund or Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2019

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, March 25, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception

Address:

524 E Lawrence Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dominican Sisters Retirement Fund or Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.


Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2019

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, March 25, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception

Address:

524 E Lawrence Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Dominican Sisters Retirement Fund or Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.


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