Edna L. (Wilson) Montgomery

Born: Mon., Sep. 17, 1923
Died: Thu., Jan. 30, 2020


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Feb. 04, 2020
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Wed., Feb. 05, 2020
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers


Mrs. Edna L. Montgomery, age 96 of Robinson, IL passed away Thursday January 30, 2020 at 2:24 AM at Newburgh Health Care, Newburgh, IN following a lengthy period of declining health.

Born September 17, 1923 in Trimble, IL to Alva and Ruby (Higgins) Wilson she was one of eight children.  On March 21, 1944 she married Lloyd A. Montgomery and he preceded her in death in 1999.

Edna was a homemaker and mother to Richard and Linda.  Her memberships included Marathon Widow’s Club; GEM City Club, Oblong, IL; Robinwood Assembly of God, Robinson, IL and Living Word Christian Church, Newburgh, IN.

Survivors include her son Richard Montgomery and fiancée Sandra Wells, Newburgh, IN; daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Mick Shaffer, Ocala, FL; four grandchildren, Lori and Kevin Steinkuhl, Evansville, IN, Justin and Cara Montgomery, Elberfeld, IN, Sara and Gilbert Mejia, Tijuana, Mexico, Travis and Nicolle Shaffer, Paw Paw, MI; six great-grandchildren, Claire Steinkuhl, Kile Montgomery, Noah Montgomery, Jordan Mejia, Jacob Mejia, Mya Cuper and five step great-grandchildren; sisters, Eleanor Reynolds, Mahomet, IL, Esther Fear, Oblong, IL along with several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Lloyd A. Montgomery; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ernest and Floy Wilson and Emerson and Kay Wilson; sisters, Eva Dale Wilson, Enid Williamson, Elsie Marlin; brother-in-law, Larry Fear; daughter-in-law, Nancy (Jessup) Montgomery and daughter-in-law, Carolyn Sue Montgomery in 2013.

Funeral services will be Wednesday February 5, 2020 at 10:30 AM at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, IL with Pastor Jason Safirt officiating.  Visitation will be Tuesday February 4, 2020 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the Robinson New Cemetery, Robinson, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to the Edna L. Montgomery Memorial Fund, Robinwood Assembly of God, Robinson, IL or Living Word Christian Church, Newburgh, IN with envelopes available at the funeral home.

Online condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Chantelle Wesley
   Posted Thu January 30, 2020
To Ednas Family.. I am so sorry to hear of her passing. She babysat my kids when they were both tiny. “Nana” always had a special place in our hearts 💕
Chantelle Wesley

Keli Kincaid
   Posted Fri January 31, 2020
My condolences to the family. i still have a card she gave me when she taught me in Sunday School years ago! She was a lovely lady.

Vicki O’Neal
   Posted Sun February 02, 2020

Spring's Bounty Basket was sent by Vicki O’Neal.

So many wonderful memories of my kind and loving Aunt Edna. Richard and Linda, you are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. May God comfort all of us who love her and will miss her so very much.

Copyright © 2020 Pulliam Funeral Homes, PC. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |