Delores Renard

Delores P. Renard

1935 - 2017

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Obituary of Delores Renard

Delores P. Renard, 81, of Jacksonville, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 at her home.  She was born November 3, 1935 in Taylorville the daughter of Alma “Jack” and Martha Sloan Ettinger. She married Marion C. Renard in Pekin, IL and he preceded her in death on, January 18, 2015.

Surviving are two daughters, Stephanie L. Jones and Deborah A. Wild both of Jacksonville; three grandchildren, Dakota A. Wild and Maxwell A. Wild both of Jacksonville, and Piper Alexandra Renard Jones of Chicago, IL; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Robert L. and Ronald Ettinger; and four sisters; Helen Abel, Leah M. Allen, Wanda L. McIntryre, and infant sister, Norma; and a son-in-law Ed Jones.

Delores graduated from Taylorville Township High School, and attended Lincoln Land Community College. She retired after working 29 years at Lundia Div, MII Inc. in March of 1997. After retirement Delores loved to travel with her husband, and working at various retail stores the last being Walmart and the original Goodys Store for 5 years.

Delores also spent a lot of time volunteering at the Jacksonville Food Bank, Passavant Area Hospital as an Oncology runner, and Prairie Council on Aging. She was a proud member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW 1379 since 1989 and was a past President and served as Treasurer for several years.

A graveside service will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield at 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 15, 2017. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the family for a transplant fund for Cystic Fibrosis. Condolences may be left online at

Graveside Service
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, May 15, 2017
Camp Butler National Cemetery
5063 Camp Butler Raod
Springfield, Illinois, United States