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Carolyn A. Ficklin

June 19, 1944 ~ September 8, 2020 (age 76)


Carolyn A. Ficklin, 76, of Savoy passed away at her home on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

A visitation will be held Monday, September 14, 2020 from 2:00pm – 3:30pm at the Renner-Wikoff Chapel in Urbana. Due to COVID-19 all guests are required to wear a mask. Thank you.

Carolyn was born June 19, 1944 in Champaign to parents Roscoe and Ruby Havice.

She graduated from Central High School in Champaign. Carolyn married Gordon Ficklin on December 8, 1963. During her career Carolyn worked as a receptionist at The Illini and as a bank teller. She was a member of the local bowling league and was dedicated to attending every game her son played in for over 15 years. Carolyn was an avid reader and loved watching cooking shows. She was a dog lover and throughout the years cared for her dogs: Dynamite, Tojo, Prince, Spanky, Rascal, and Bo.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her daughter Christina McGregor.

Survivors include her son G.R. Ficklin of Tolono and her grandchildren Josie King and Jordan Ward.

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September 14, 2020

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Renner-Wikoff Chapel & Crematory
1900 South Philo Road
Urbana, IL 61802

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