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May Della (Hoffman) Probst

May 21, 1929 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 90)


May Della Probst, 90, of Vandalia, Illinois, formerly of Bingham, Illinois, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019, at Sweetbriar Retirement Home, Vandalia, Illinois.

Services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Miller Funeral Home, Fillmore, IL, with Rev. Everett Shaw, officiating. Burial will follow at Glendale Cemetery, Fillmore, IL. Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Friday, August 16, 2019, at the funeral home and 1 hr. prior to the service on Saturday. Memorials: Lighthouse Pregnancy Center, Vandalia, Illinois. Miller Funeral Home, Fillmore, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

She was born May 21, 1929, in Vera, Illinois, the daughter of Albert & Minnie Henrietta (Kresin) Hoffman. Married Paul Raymond Probst on September 21, 1950, Bayle City, Illinois, he passed away December 27, 2017. She was a homemaker; member of First Church of God, Vandalia, Illinois - Canaan Chapel, Rural Bingham, Illinois; Bingham/Ramsey HCE & TOPS; and Fayette County Home Extension, 55 years. 

She is survived by: Sons - Dr. Alan Probst & Christy, Fillmore, IL, Dr. Bruce Probst & Dr. Laurel, Belvidere, IL and Dr. Keith Probst & Donna, Estherville, IA; Daughter - Rhonda Jacobs & Bill, Chatham, IL; Brother - Wendell Hoffman & Arlene, Vandalia, IL; Sister - Evelyn Probst, Ramsey, IL; 15 Grandchildren; 15 Great Grandchildren, and 2 on the way. 

Preceded in death by: Parents and Husband.

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August 16, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Miller Funeral Home, Fillmore
301 N. Main St.
Fillmore, IL 62032

Funeral Service
August 17, 2019

10:00 AM
Miller Funeral Home, Fillmore
301 N. Main St.
Fillmore, IL 62032

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