G. Ione Hendrickson, 87, of Windsor passed away at 9:30 p.m. Friday (December 9, 2011) at her residence.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the Arthur Cemetery with Rev. Richard Eident officiating. Arrangements are by Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home, Windsor. Memorials may be made to the Carle Foundation Hospice or the donorís choice.

She was born March 31, 1924 in Lovington the daughter of Barney and Bertha (French) Daughtery. She married Joel Hendrickson April 3, 1943 in Lovington and he preceded her in death, July 4, 1978.

She was formerly employed at Tru-Value and the water department in Arthur. She was a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Surviving are daughters, Linda Bennett and special friend, Pete Nadolny of Mattoon and Brenda Baugher and husband, Dan of Windsor; grandchildren, Dale Dyer (Lisa) and Vicki Conine (Butch) of Kansas, Ryan Baugher of Windsor and Holly Diehl (Donn) of Mt. Zion; great-grandchildren, Marlana Brant (Jon), Ashley Dyer, Kendra Conine, Riley Diehl and Eric Diehl; half- brother, Danny Hines of St. Louis.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother and one great-granddaughter.