Lucille F. Doubler, 89, of Atkinson passed away Friday, April 19, 2013 at her home. A Funeral Mass celebrating her life will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Atkinson. Rev. R. Anthony Lee will celebrate. Burial will follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Atkinson, IL. Visitation for Lucille will be 4-7 PM Monday, April 22, 2013 at Vandemore Funeral Home in Atkinson, where the Rosary will be recited at 3:30 P.M. Memorials may be left to St. Anthony’s Cemetery or the Atkinson Rescue Squad
Lucille was born September 3, 1923 in Annawan Township, Annawan, IL, the daughter of Leslie and Helen (Floming) Causemaker. She attended the Sacred Heart School in Annawan, and the St. Anthony’s School in Atkinson. She was united in marriage to Albert L. Doubler January 23, 1940 in Geneseo. He preceded her in 1999. Lucille had been employed as a cook at the former Branding Iron Restaurant in Atkinson, and then later as a calibrator at the Harper-Wyman Inc. in Princeton, Illinois for over 20 years from which she then retired. She belonged to St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Atkinson and the Altar and Rosary Society of the Church, WWII Mothers of which she was the former President, Catholic Order of the Foresters & the Recipes & Recollections Cookbook Committee for St. Anthony’s Church. Lucille loved her family and special neighbors. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and Love to cook for Family and Friends.
Survivors include 1 daughter: Mary Kay (Marvin ) Newman Jr. of Cambridge, IL; 1 son: Ronald (Roberta) Doubler of New Windsor, IL;5 grandchildren: Cathy (Roger) Dunham, Darren (Sue) Schumaker, Douglas (Marie) Schumaker, Melanie (Jesse) Dean, & Melinda (Greg) Taylor ; 8 great grandchildren; 5 step-grandchildren & 10 Step-great-grandchildren.
Lucille was preceded in death by her parents and her husband& 1 daughter Betty Lou Doubler.