In loving memory of

Viola J. Long
January 30, 1935 - April 23, 2022

Viola Long
Canton -Viola J. Long, 87, passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at her residence.
She was born on January 30, 1935 in Peoria to Roy and Bessie (Keithley) Whittles.
She married Daryl Long on April 10, 1985 in Eureka, IL. He survives.
Also surviving are her children, Terry Whittles, Ben (Judy) Mitchell, Pam (James) Fahel, Frederick (RoxAnne) Mitchell, Christina (Joe Koeppel) Mitchell, Robert (Christie) Mitchell, Vanessa (Mark) Butterworth, Dorothy (Randy Sheets) Roach, several grandchildren, Many great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Joey "Tim Stangland" Mitchell, brothers, Roy Jr, Harold Sr, John, sisters, Readith, Ruby, Dorothy, Marjorie, Betty and three grandchildren.
In her younger years she enjoyed traveling, but most of all she loved her family and friends.
A graveside funeral will be held on Friday, April 29, 2022 at 2 PM at White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton. There will be no visitation. Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton has been entrusted with services.
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Shana Boyle wrote on Apr 29, 2022:

"I'm so very sorry for your loss Dorothy. ? Sending love, hugs, and prayers. Love you! I'm always here if you need anything."

Dawn Beattie wrote on Apr 27, 2022:

"I'm so sorry for your loss she was truly an angel her door was always open no judgment she looks truly be missed she was an angel here on Earth and now she's an angel in heaven I love her dearly and I will miss her dearly my prayers and thoughts with you all may God give you all the strength you need to get through this hard time in your life much love to all"

Janet Edmonds wrote on Apr 26, 2022:

"My heart goes out to the family on the deep loss you must be feeling for your beloved one, So sad to lose someone so loved and needed, May you find comfort in prayer and one another. Jeremiah 29:12,13 "

Jamie Appollonio wrote on Apr 25, 2022:

"I am sorry to hear of your lose, lots of prayers and thoughts coming your way in your time of need. We are here if you need anything, just call.. love you from Jamie and Ed "

Bobbie wrote on Apr 25, 2022:

"So sorry for your loss love you Dorothy"