Emilie Painter | Obituaries | Daily Effingham News
Emily Sue Painter
June 24, 1939 –
January 10, 2022
Emily Sue Painter, 82, of Watson, Illinois, died at 8:16 a.m. on Monday, January 10, 2022 at her daughter’s home, surrounded by her family.
There will be private family service at a later date. Memorials can go to the Ballard Nature Center to feed the birds, the Effingham 4-H Extension Center, or at the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be expressed at www.pagelfuneralhome.com
Emily was born June 24, 1939 in Flora, Illinois, daughter of Benjamin Albert and Geraldine Elizabeth (Koss) Lewis. She married Bud E. Painter on January 13, 1957, and he predeceased her in February 2008. She served as Unit 40 School District Cook for several years. Emily loved fishing, playing cards, animals, gardening, and spending time with family and friends, especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Tonna Percival (Fred), Dinah VanDelinder, Tim Painter (Shelly Trigleth); daughter-in-law, Sheryl Painter (Lowry); grandchildren, Angela Painter (Linda Matera), Carrie Mettendorf (Chris), Chas VanDelinder (Brittiny), Mindy McClelland (Kris), Kyle Painter (Brittney), Chad Percival (Rylee Case), Kelsey Painter, Logan Painter (Kaylee Wardlaw) ); great-grandchildren, Benjamin Mettendorf, Emma Mettendorf, Sawyer Mettendorf, Rigley Painter, Cozette Marte, Ivy Percival Case.
She was predeceased by her parents, Albert and Geraldine Lewis; husband; son, Victor Peintre.
Published on January 11, 2022