Leona Mary "Nonie" Cummings, 88, of Gillespie, IL, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie, IL on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 10:30 am. She was born April 5, 1931, in Henderson, IL to Leon Lienard & Mary (Basso) Lienard. She married Joseph William "Catcher" Cummings on September 18, 1949 in Gillespie, IL. He preceded her in death on April 3, 1994. She was a homemaker and loved to spend time with her grandchildren, cook, bake and crotchet. Leona was a member of the SS Simon and Jude Altar Society and a former member of the Ladies Home Bureau. She is survived by her children, Judy (Kevin) Janulavich of Edwardsville, IL, Sharon (Layne) Cloud of Gillespie, IL, Jim (Kara) Cummings of Staunton, IL, Geri Smith of Plainview, IL, grandchildren, Sara Janulavich (Matt Larson), Jacob Cloud (Jamie Knecht), Paul (Brandy) Cloud, Luke (Katherine) Cloud, Brianna (Jeff) Dickinson, Colin (Colleen) Cummings and 6 great grandchildren. Leona was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, brothers, Edward Lienard, Emil Lienard, Jule Lienard and sister, Violet Ronald. Friends may call on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm. Funeral services are Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 12:00 pm at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL with Father Michael Haag officiating. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Gillespie, IL. Memorials are suggested to Gillespie Benld Ambulance Service or Alzheimer's Association. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
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