Marlene M. Street, 61, of Vandalia, Illinois, formerly of Fairbury, Illinois, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017, in Bloomington, IL.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 26, 2017, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, with Rev. Joe Lawson, officiating. Burial will follow at Ritter Cemetery, rural Vandalia, IL. Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the funeral home. Memorials: To the family. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. millerfh.net.
She was born January 25, 1956, in Vandalia, IL, the daughter of Wayne E. & Grace Opal (Wadlow) Blankenship. Married James Edward Street September 1976, in Hagarstown, IL. She was a homemaker, retired nurses aid and campground hostess/receptionist.
She is survived by: Husband – James “Jim” Edward Street, Vandalia, IL; Son – Andrew Street, Forrest, IL; Daughters – Amy Mekarski, Fairbury, IL and Nicole Meister, Pontiac, IL; Grandchildren – Seth, Braiden, Caden, Isabella, Jakob, Gianna, Calvin; Brother – Cecil Blankenship, Hennepin, IL; Sisters – Linda Perkins, Warsaw, IN and Phyllis Marshall, Taylorville, IL; In-laws – John & Doris Street, Vandalia, IL.
Preceded in death by: Parents; 1 Brother – Marion Blankenship.