Dolores Campbell (89) of Effingham


Published on January 6 2014 10:21 am

Dolores Campbell, 89, of Effingham, went to Heaven at 11:35 p.m. on Sunday, January 5, 2014, at Lakeland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Effingham.
A memorial celebration will be held in honor of Dolores from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2014, in the main floor recreation room at Slate Creek Apartments, 2301 Veterans Drive, Effingham, IL, which will be open to family, friends and acquaintances. Arrangements are in the care of Johnson Funeral Home, Effingham.
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Dolores came into our world on October 29, 1924, in St. Louis, MO, born to Joseph and Thelma Kalinoski. She had married Howard P. Campbell and relocated to Las Cruces, NM. Together they had three children. Her vocation revolved around her homemaking and nurturing of children and grandchildren. Dolores was loved for her great cooking expertise especially her cheesecake and candies. She was the best mother and Granny. She loved her family and friends. She came to Effingham in 2003 as a widow to be near her son, Dennis. She resided at Slate Creek Apartments in Effingham.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathleen Marie Campbell; sons, David Campbell and Dennis (Renee) Campbell, their children and grandchildren; and two sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two other sisters, and one grandchild.