Graveside services for Lona Begley, 88, were held November 2 from the R.B. Caudill Cemetery in Whitco.
A daughter of the late Joe Pennington and Sabrina Caudill Pennington, she was born in Whitco. She died October 26 at the Symphony of Hanover Park in Hanover Park, Ill.
Mrs. Begley was the widow of Ralph Begley. Sue was also preceded in death by a son, Ralph Edward Begley Jr.; a brother, Joseph Carl Pennington; and five sisters, Mabel Pennington, Helen Pennington, Evelyn Burkhart, Ellen Russell, and Louise Castle.
She enjoyed reading, cooking, and puzzle books.
Surviving are two daughters, Sherry Lynn Diebold and husband Roger of Stringwood, Ill., and Debra Ann Holecek and husband Jeff of Rochester, Minn.; a brother, Douglas Lee Pennington of Cary, Ill.; six grandchildren, Tabatha, Patrick, Bobby, Michael, Alexandria, and Jordyn; and seven great-grandchildren, Natasha, Joseph, Alex, Anastasia, Avirella, Danni, and Liam.
Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.