Alice M. Blevins, 76 of Gillespie, died at her residence on Thursday, August 1, 2019, at 8:55 a.m. She was born on January 8, 1943, in Litchfield to Leon Janssen and Laura (Drewel) Janssen. She married Leonard Blevins Jr. on January 28, 1961, in Litchfield. He preceded her in death on April 23, 2011.
She was a clerk for Randy’ Market in Mt. Clare where she had worked for 43 years. Alice was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Gillespie. She enjoyed traveling and attending all her grandkids’ events.
She is survived by her children, Rhonda (Lonnie) Manalia of Plainview, Terry (Bobbi) Blevins of Dorchester, and Greg (Staci) Blevins of Gillespie; grandchildren, Cory (Christina) Blevins, Linsey (Steve) Blythe, Loni Nicole Manalia, Logan Blevins, Ethan Blevins, Quentin Blevins, and Mya Blevins; great-grandchildren, Eli Blevins, Avianah Nance Blevins, Jadealyn Nance Blevins, Brody Blythe, and Lukas Blythe; and siblings, Linda Janssen and Barbara Coyle.
Alice was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; and siblings, Herman in infancy, Charles and Robert.
Visitation services will be held on Monday, August 5, 2019, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services are Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie with Rev. Christine Erdmann officiating. Memorials are suggested to Joyful Angels, Silent Santa and Partnership for Educational Excellence District 7. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.