Faye J. Conrad, 60, of Fillmore, IL, passed away at 12:54 p.m. Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Montgomery County Rehab, Taylor Springs, IL.
She was born April 25, 1952 in Hillsboro, IL, the daughter of James Michael and Wanita Reichart Wood. She graduated from Nokomis High School in 1970. She married Edward B. Fitzpatrick on July 3, 1971 in El Paso, TX. He preceded her on June 1, 1992. She then married Arthur S. Conrad in Hillsboro, IL. He preceded her on February 20, 2010. She was a retired homemaker and a motel manager of seven years in Massachuttes. She was a member of the Baptist Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Andrea Mercauto of New York; sons, John (Janet) Fitzpatrick of Ramsey, IL and Arthur S. Conrad of Wisconsin; step-daughter, Melissa Grifone of Massachuttes; sister, Maurica Manley of Ramsey; brothers, Jake (Loretta) Wood of Christopher, IL, Michael James (Shirley) Wood Jr. of Benld, IL and Keith (Judy) Wood of Irving, IL; and several grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded by her parents, both husbands, sisters and brothers, Nancy (Jim) Billingsley, George W. Wood, Brenda Knipper and Arthur Larue Wood in infancy.
Graveside services will be held at a later date, with inurnment at Antioch Brunswick Cemetery in Westervelt, IL. Arrangements are being handled by Allen and Sutton Funeral Home, Fillmore, IL. Please visit www.suttonmemorialhome.com to sign the online guest book.