Mrs. Brenda Starr of Ashley, IL departed this life at her residence on Monday, December 23, 2019 at 8:25 P.M. following an extended illness. She had attained the age of 59 years, 7 months and 24 days.
Brenda was born in Mt. Vernon on April 29, 1960, the daughter of Manley and Bernadine (nee Braden) Edmonds. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Starr in Centralia, IL on October 17, 1982 and he survives her passing.
Mrs. Starr was a homemaker. She loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Left to mourn her passing is her husband, Kenneth Starr of Ashley; a daughter, Wendy Cobb of Ashley; two step sons, Jason Starr and wife Jennifer and Jason Lenzini, all of Centralia, IL; two grandchildren, Briana Timmons and husband Blake and Braden Cobb; six step grandchildren, Mackenzie Hodge, Mikayla Starr, Madison Starr, Macy Starr, Aubrey Lenzini and Chloe; a sister, Barb Becker of Mt. Vernon, IL; other relatives and a host of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
In accordance with the wishes of Mrs. Starr and her family, cremation was performed.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Campagna Funeral Home in Ashley on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor David Starr officiating. Interment of ashes will be in the Ashley City Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Campagna Funeral Home in Ashley on Monday from 9:00 A.M. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family of Brenda Starr and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.campagnafuneralhomes.com.