Marjorie Louise Kensil, 83, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018, in HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, Shelbyville, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 20, 2018, in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL with Rev. Kevin Ray officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Tuesday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Shelbyville, IL. Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church in Shelbyville, IL.
Marjorie was born on September 1, 1935, in Shelbyville, IL the daughter of Lawrence H. and Delcie Mildred (Lewis) Mentz. She graduated from Shelbyville High School the Class of 1953. She married Donald Gene Kensil on September 13, 1953, and he preceded her in death on December 16, 2004.
Marjorie was a secretary for the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS) office and later worked for the Floral Boutique both in Shelbyville, IL. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Shelbyville, IL.
She is survived by her son, Mark Kensil (Cheryl) of Effingham, IL; daughter, Donna Lindsay of Champaign, IL; brothers, Lawrence “Larry” Mentz (JoAnne) of Findlay, IL and Lonnie Mentz of Glendale, AZ; grandchildren, Nicole Dorris of Champaign, IL and Dana Poe (Blake) of Effingham, IL; great-grandchildren, Victoria Dorris, Jack Poe, Aubrey Poe, and Jace Poe; and great-great-granddaughter, Violet Carraway.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; infant son, Dyke Bradley Kensil; and grandson, Brett Kensil.