Jolene Pitman, 47, of
Matherville, died Saturday, June 22, 2013 at her home. Funeral services are on
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 11:30 a.m., with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of service, at Dennison Funeral Home, Viola. Rev. John Thieryoung of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Matherville officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Viola. Serving as pallbearers are Mike DeLoose, Pete Mack, Larry Neal, Rusty Smith, Larry Adams and Stephen Adams. Memorials may be left for the family.
Jolene was born Sept. 3, 1965 in Rock Island, a daughter of Donald and Juli Redpath Pitman. Jolene had been a preschool teacher at the Arsenal and Just Kids in Milan. She enjoyed crafting and antiquing. Jolene loved animals, and opened her home to many that were injured. She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Matherville.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Jessica Pitman, Moline; parents, Don and Juli Pitman, Matherville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Denise and Pete Mack, Viola and Christine and Mike DeLoose, Viola; her twin brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Allison Pitman, Oneida and nieces & nephews, Katelyn, Kyle and Ryan Mack, Makayla, Kian and Quinn DeLoose and Collin and Hanna Pitman.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ella & James Redpath and Verlee & Emery Pitman.
Online condolences may be left at www.dennisonfu- neralhome.com.