Loretta "Babe" Adkinson
Loretta Mae “Babe” Adkinson, 78, of Jay, passed away April 15, 2018. She was born on April 26, 1939 in Sycamore, IL to Oscar and Grace (Eberly) Reingardt.
Babe was a wonderful mother as she provided an amazing childhood for her children. She not only raised her 6 children, she opened her home to raise her sister’s 6 children also!
She was preceded in death by her husband, M. E. Adkinson; sister, Nancy Binder; son, Mickey Adkinson; daughter, Cynthia Wayman; and nephew, Andrew Binder.
Babe is survived by her children: Mike (Kitty) Adkinson, Laura (WJ) Toney, John Adkinson, Joseph (Nancy) Adkinson, Jennifer Adkinson, Cliff Binder, Tim (Michelle) Binder, Jeff (Pam) Binder, Robin Binder, and John Paul (Mary) Binder,
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Trahan Family Funeral Home of Milton. Visitation will be held from 10:00 am until the service begins at 11:00 am.