Born April 7, 1923 in New Castle, Wyoming she was the daughter of Franklin and Beulah (Townsend) Monroe.
She was a homemaker who also worked for Sarkes Tarzain in Bloomington and NSWC Crane. She attended Scotland Full Gospel Church.
Surviving relatives include: her children, Sharon Mushro (George) of Crest Hill, Ill., Ronald May (Vonda) of Bloomfield, Kenneth May of Bloomfield, Loretta Hall (Richard) of Bloomington, Beverly Moss of Bloomfield, Charlotte Bucciarelli of Minooka, Ill. and Gary May of Bloomfield; one half sister, Virginia Egan of Solsberry; 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar May in 1990, two grandchildren and her parents.
Graveside service will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at Scotland Cemetery in Scotland with Rev. Ron Helderman officiating.
There will be no public visitation.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the Scotland Full Gospel Church.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.