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Lillis Monge

June 10, 1914 — September 2, 2016

Roanoke- Lillis R. Monge, 102, of Roanoke, IL passed away at 4:58 am on September 2, 2016 at the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home.

She was born on June 10, 1914 in Roanoke, IL to Prosper and Lina Unsicker Heppard. She married John "Babs" Monge on September 5, 1936 in Peoria IL. He passed away on June 30, 1984.

Surviving are two sons, Alan Monge of Roanoke; Myron Monge of St. Augustine, FL; six grandchildren; two step grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one great great grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and four sisters, Margaret Heppard, Iris Monge, Mildred Ulrich, and Sybil Reeves.

Lil ran Lil's Café in Roanoke and was a partner helping her husband run the Club 116 and Maple Lanes bowling alley in Roanoke.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday at Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke with visitation held from 10-11 am prior to the services. Burial will be in Roanoke Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke or to the Woodford County Relay for Life. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


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204 West Husseman Street
Roanoke, IL 61561

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SEP 8. 11:00 AM (CDT)

Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home
204 West Husseman Street
Roanoke, IL 61561

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