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Mildred 'Mickey' Ewins

[January 09, 2014]  BLOOMINGTON Mildred C. "Mickey" Ewins, 76, of Bloomington, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center.

(Below is a copy of the obituary from the funeral home.)


Mildred C. "Mickey" Ewins, 76, of Bloomington, passed away January 7, 2013 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center.

Visitation will be from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM on Saturday, January 11, 2013 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln, IL. Funeral services will be at 1:00 PM also on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Park Lawn Cemetery in Danvers, IL.

Mickey was born November 22, 1937 in Lincoln, IL., the daughter of James C. Freeman Sr. and Ruby E. (Simpson). She married James R. "Jimmy" Ewins on November 22, 1959. He preceded her in death on April 30, 1974.

She retired from General Telephone Company after 40 years of service.

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Surviving are her son John R. (Debbie) Ewins of Lincoln, IL.; granddaughter Jennifer (Isaac) Sheley of Chestnut, IL.; sisters Mary Ann Freeman of Marion, IN, Dorothy Noble of Lincoln, IL., and Phyllis Turley of Lincoln, IL; brother-in-law Larry Ewins of Lincoln, IL., and sister-in-law Bonnie Ewins of Bonita Springs, FL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James R. "Jimmy" Ewins, her brother James C. Freeman Jr., and her grandson James R. "J.R." Ewins.