Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
weather sponsored by
Hickory Estates of Taylorville

Advanced Search
search sponsored by



McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries July 23, 2017

7/6/2017 1:36:00 PM
Lori Bedinger
June 13, 1966 - July 4, 2017
+ click to enlarge

Lori Bedinger, 53 of Taylorville passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 8:15 p.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born on June 13, 1966 in Vandalia, Ill. the daughter of Wayne Hathaway and Phyllis Marshall. She married Tim Bedinger on April 17, 1982 in Taylorville, Ill.

Those who knew Lori described her as an artistic person with an infectious smile, selfless attitude, playful demeanor, and a strong sense of faith, family and friends. Her word for the year was kindness and that word describes Lori’s true essence. She shared her love of flowers, nature, and music with all those she loved dearly. She believed music could heal the world. In her photography, she shared her view of the world. In her Facebook posts, she shared the enormous love she had for her grandchildren. People all across the country looked forward to reading her daily words of wisdom and wit. Her passion was showing love to others and you always left feeling better and blessed for knowing her. Lori, Mrs. Bee, Mrs. Fun, Elle Bee, G Naw Naw was known as the “coolest person ever” to all who knew her. “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.” -Amelia Earhart

Surviving are her husband: Tim Bedinger of Taylorville, Ill.; sons: Brad (Alycia) Bedinger of Taylorville, Ill.; Stefan (Baylee Reed) Bedinger of Taylorville; daughter: Lyndsey (Mitch) Ringler of Taylorville, Ill.; grandchildren: Kelsey Pickett, A.J. Pickett, Brody Bedinger, Ella Rae Ringler; sisters: Dana (Doug) Oldham of Taylorville, Ill.; Jill (Trevis) Parker of Taylorville, Ill.; Camille (Bryan) Brown of Vandalia, Ill.; brothers: Alan (Jody) Hathaway of Quincy, Ill.; Tom (Chris) Hathaway of Peoria, Ill.; Darby (Renee) Hathaway of Vandalia, Ill.; parents-in-law: Ric and Betty Miles and Sara Bedinger. She was also survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws. She was preceded in death by her grandson: Brenden Bedinger, grandparents: Wayne Elvis “Bud” Blankenship and Grace Opal Blankenship; uncle Marion Blakenship, cousin Wanda Sue Foster, father-in-law James Edward “Bear” Bedinger, brother-in-law Dale Bedinger, niece Sarah Bedinger and step-father William “Bill” Marshall.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 7, 2017 from 4:00-9:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Inurnment will be held at a later date.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

Anderson Jewelers

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

If you are looking for the SPEAK OUT submission form, you can find it by clicking here: Speak Out Form

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

NOTE: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address will not be displayed or shared.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Dr Paul The Dentist
Trinity Dodge Fixed

NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact Us
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

Breeze-Courier & Printing | 212 S Main St. Taylorville, IL 62568 | (217) 824-2233 |

© Copyright 2014 Breeze-Courier & Printing. All Rights Reserved.
Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Breeze-Courier & Printing.

Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved