Lyla L. Schmall 90 of St. Joseph formerly of Champaign passed away at 6:45 P.M. Thursday September 2, 2021 at Pleasant Meadows Senior Living, Chrisman.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday September 7, 2021 at Bellflower Cemetery, Bellflower.
Freese Funeral Home 302 E. Grand Ave. St. Joseph is in charge of arrangements.
Lyla was born August 27, 1931 at Gibson City. The daughter of Henry and Fern (Bone) May. She married Donald Schmall on December 10, 1961 in Gibson City. He preceded her in death on November 26, 2003.
She is survived by her daughter Susan (Jim) Schmall-Ross of St. Joseph. Granddaughter Addison Ross. Two brothers Donald May, Ed May. One sister Delores Rutledge.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Lyla retired from the University of Illinois Department of Admissions and Records. She was also active in bowling having served as the secretary for the Champaign-Urbana Woman's Bowling Association for 30 years.
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