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Lila Jean (Lozier) Fayhee, 92, of
Monmouth, IL, passed away at 7:54 a.m., Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Legacy
Estates of Monmouth.
Lila was born on July 12, 1927
near Raritan, IL at home, the daughter of Eschol and Mabel (Vandoren)
Houtchens. She was raised and educated
in the Raritan area and graduated from Media High School in 1945.
She married Robert B. Lozier on
March 9, 1946 in St. Augustine, IL; he preceded her in death on March 16,
1983. Lila later married Donald Fayhee
on July 14, 1984 in Monmouth, IL; he preceded her in death on July 29,
Lila worked for 12 years at the
Raritan State Bank. She also worked on
the farm for many years. Lila moved to
Monmouth in 1976 and worked at Martha Brown and drove a school bus for Warren
School. Lila was a member of Immaculate
Conception Church and served on the Altar and Rosary Society; volunteered at
Prairie City Nursing Home and Monmouth Hospital. She was a member of the home extension and
the D.D.D. club. Lila enjoyed reading,
playing cards, and spending time with her family and friends. She loved the Chicago Cubs, especially
Anthony Rizzo. Lila was an excellent
baker, especially her chocolate chip cookies.
Surviving Lila are two sons,
Wendall “Gene” (Chris) Lozier of Peoria, AZ, John (Debbie) Lozier of
Monmouth, IL; son-in-law, James D. Paris of Kirkwood, IL; ten grandchildren,
Julie (Mark) McVey of Monmouth, IL, JoAnne (Dan) Allison of Wildwood, MO , Jera
(Phil) Cofield of St. Charles, MO, Dustin Tippett of Jesup, IA, Liza (Ben)
Edwards of Kansas City, MO, Abby Lozier of Davenport, IA, Sam (Erin) Lozier of Rockhill,
SC., Marissa (Jimmy) Casteel of Monmouth, IL, Doug (Teresa) Lozier of Monmouth,
IL, and Drew (Taylor) Lozier of Monmouth, IL.
Also surviving are twenty-one great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents,
husbands, daughter, Janet Paris, and brother, Wendell Houtchens.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00
a.m., Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and
Crematory, Monmouth, IL. Interment will
be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation
will be prior to the service from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to
Immaculate Conception Church, ICS, or Western IL Animal Rescue. For more information or to leave an online
condolence please visit, www.mcguireanddaviesfuneralhome.com.