Mona M. Lamps, 102, of Arlington, died September 17, 2020 in Manor Court of Peru.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday in the Hurst Funeral Home in LaSalle with the Rev Mike Slutz, Pastor of Hollowayville United Church of Christ officiating. Entombment will be in the mausoleum at Peru City Cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30 AM until time of services.
Mrs. Lamps was born in Westfield Township on February 10, 1918 to Joseph and Carrie (Pinter) Rett. She married Delwin Lamps on October 3, 1940 in their church. This October they would have celebrated 80 years of marriage. Mrs. Lamps worked at Westclox and was a homemaker. After the death of her mother at childbirth, she was raised by William and Mary Doll. She was a member of Hollowayville United Church of Christ, Rebecca’s, and the Ladies Missionary of The Church. She enjoyed traveling to dances along with her husband Delwin.
Mrs. Lamps is survived by one son; William (Marilyn) Lamps of Oglesby, three granddaughters; Traci Hancock, Tammy Miskell, and Carrie Rossi, ten great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren, and a half- sister; Norma Martin of Peru.
She was preceded in death by her husband Delwin on April 24, 2020, a twin sister; Carolyn Palmeri, and a half-brother; Wilton Rett.
Pallbearers will be Tom Hancock, Roger Miskell, Jack Rossi, Jeff Doll, Jim Lower, and Ron Dettore.
Memorials may be directed to her church.
In accordance with the Illinois guidelines, masks are required and social distancing will be observed.
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