Agnes W. Ballantyne, 94, of Gillespie, Illinois, died in Lewisville, Texas on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 9:19 A.M. She was born August 27, 1924 in Saltcoats, Scotland to the late Francie and
Susan Conn. In 1948 she immigrated to America. Agnes married Bill Ballantyne in 1950. He preceded her in death in 2009. Agnes is survived by her son, Bill (Lynn) Ballantyne of O’Fallon,
Missouri; daughter, Susan (Larry) Syfert of Lewisville, Texas: Grandsons, David (Erica) Ballantyne, Alex (fiancée, Shelby Arnold) Syfert, Jonathan (Megan) Syfert and Granddaughter, Lauren (Matthew) Dugan; 3 great grandchildren, Jacob and Claire Agnes Ballantyne and Samuel Dugan, 1 brother, David Conn of Kilwinning Scotland, nieces, nephews and extended family members. Friends may call on Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 12pm-1pm at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL. Memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 1pm at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL. Inurnment will be at Gillespie Cemetery, Gillespie, IL. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation in Agnes’ memory to Shriners Hospital for Children St. Louis, lovetotherescue.org. Anyone wishing to send online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, Il., is in charge of arrangements.
Donations may be made to:
Shriners Hospital for Children St. Louis, lovetotherescue.org