Lynn M. Chamberlain
Lynn M. Chamberlain
  • July 16, 1946 - January 13, 2018
  • Illinois

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DOWNS - Lynn Chamberlain, 71, of Downs, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018, at her residence.
Lynn was born July 16, 1946, in Chicago, the daughter of Howard and Gene (Bourg) Parker. She married Jim Chamberlain on July 21, 1963, in Bloomington. He survives.
Also surviving are their children, Lauri Chamberlain; Robin Chamberlain; and Kimberly Chamberlain, all of Bloomington; James (Elizabeth) Chamberlain of Champaign; nine grandchildren, Brittany Brackney of Bloomington; Jimmy Chamberlain of Seattle, WA; Jonathan Chamberlain of Bloomington; Max Chamberlain of Lincoln; Josh Chamberlain of Downs; Madison Chamberlain of Bloomington; Jack, Miles, and Magnolia Chamberlain, all of Arrowsmith; two great-grandchildren, Brendon and Parker. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her maternal grandmother, Edith Borge.
Lynn loved to garden and be outdoors. She also had a passion for embroidery and made a lot of household items for family and friends. She loved being around children and would always be happy to babysit for family and friends.
The family would like to thank the best caregiver around, Barb "Barbie" Sibigtroth. They also would like to thank OSF Hospice for their care and compassion of Lynn. Lynn was always known for her two quotes, "You get what you get, don't throw a fit". "It is what it is".
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