6-2-16 PICURE OBIT Connie McDowell

Connie McDowell, age 60, of rural DuQuoin, IL, passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 5:59 p.m. in Pinckneyville Nursing and Rehab Center, Pinckneyville, IL.
Connie was born on September 17, 1955 in Albuquerque, NM, a daughter to Beryl “Joe” and Ila (Stripling) Willmore. On January 25, 1974, she married Steve McDowell in Cave-In-Rock, IL. He survives. Connie was a homemaker and enjoyed going to Trico basketball games and loved going to yard sales and crafting.
Survivors include her husband, Steve McDowell of DuQuoin, IL; her mother, Ila Willmore of Chester, IL; a daughter, Amy (Paul) Willett of Henderson, KY; and a sister, Sabrina (Rob) Hiller of Percy, IL.
She was preceded in death by her father, Beryl “Joe” Willmore.
Funeral services were held at Potters Church, Cave-In-Rock, IL on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. with Reverend Larry Lewis officiating. Interment was in Cave Hill Cemetery, Cave-In-Rock, IL.
Visitation was held at Pyatt Funeral Home, Pinckneyville, IL on Tuesday, May 31 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, June 1 at Potters Church, Cave-In-Rock, IL from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Potters Church or Trico Basketball Team.
For more information or to sign an online guest register please visit http://www.pyattfuneralhome.com.