Darlene E. Bartlow 89, of St. Joseph passed away at 5:21 A.M. Monday March 21, 2022 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday March 24, 2022 at Freese Funeral Home 302 E. Grand Ave. St. Joseph. David Barcus will officiate. Burial will be in Patterson Cemetery, St. Joseph. Visitation will be Thursday from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home.
Darlene was born June 26, 1932. The daughter of Walter and Evelyn (Swearingen) Peck. She married Richard "Dick" Bartlow on February 18, 1951. He preceded her on May 10, 2013.
She is survived by her daughters; Diana (Lee) Laurent of Kankakee, Kay (Gary) Pritchard of St. Joseph, Kimberly (Pete) Maass of Austin, TX. Four grandchildren; Stacy Osterbur, Matthew Pritchard, Dan Laurent, Alison Maass.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers Gene and Don Peck.
Darlene was an Illinois Basketball and St. Louis Cardinals fan. She enjoyed watching the squirrel's and birds around the house also doing crossword and jigsaw puzzle's.
Memorials may be made to the St. Joseph-Stanton Fire Protection District or Champaign County Humane Society