Phyllis Killion

June 5, 1944 — December 4, 2018

Phyllis Killion

Bloomington - Phyllis J. Killion, 74, of Bloomington, passed away at 6:32 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Bloomington Rehabilitation and Health Care in Bloomington.

Her funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 10, 2018 at Kibler-Brady-Ruestman memorial Home in Bloomington with Rev. Dr. Andy Gifford officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Sunday at the memorial home.

Interment will be in Mansfield Cemetery in Mansfield. Memorials may be directed to the Humane Society of Central Illinois.

Phyllis was born on June 5, 1944 in Bloomington, a daughter of Raymond and Edith Tomes Swallow. She married Jerry Killion on June 3, 1966 in LeRoy. She later married Jim Shelton in 1975 in Bloomington.

Surviving are her children, Richard Killion and Nancy (Richard) Minor, both of Bloomington; grandchildren, Ashley Minor, Erica Minor. Shelby Minor, Cheyene Minor; great grandson, Rickey Kindhart; siblings, Sharon Stanford, Donna Davis and Robert Swallow; three nephews and one niece.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Phyllis was employed Beich Candy for a short time before becoming employed with Eureka Williams for 33 years and St. Joseph Hospital for 10 years. She was a member the Loyal Order of Moose.

She loved coffee, had a green thumb and enjoyed walking in the Jingle Bell Walk and Run for over 10 years. Phyllis loved spending time with her grandchildren and enjoyed the company of her friends and family. She also loved animals, especially her two German Shepherds, Trinny and Senta and her cat, Panda.

Phyllis was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend. She will be greatly missed.


DEC 9. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CST)

Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home
1104 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

Funeral Service

DEC 10. 11:00 AM (CST)

Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home
1104 N. Main St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

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