Darlene (Lehnert) Heflin, 85 of Staunton, Illinois died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at Copper Creek Cottages in Litchfield, IL. Born September 16, 1933 in Yakima, WA, she was a daughter of the Late Mr. & Mrs. Clarence and Christine (Johnson) Lehnert. She married Eric E. Heflin on December 11, 1954 and he passed away on February 26, 2006. She was employed as an Office Administrator at United Way of Greater St. Louis. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan and “was born to be a grandma.”
She is survived by 1 Daughter, Brenda (Alan) Angle of St. Louis, MO; 1 Son, Ron Heflin of Mt. Olive, IL; 4 Grandchildren, Alexandra & Jenna Angle; Eric & Kyle Heflin; 1 Brother, Richard Lehnert of Medford, OR. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by 1 Brother, Bob Lehnert.
Visitation will be Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 PM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. A Private Burial will be held later at Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton. Memorials are suggested to St. Louis Children Cardinals Care.
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