Yvonne Messmore, 64, of Nokomis, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 11:35 p.m. at Nokomis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Nokomis. She was born May 26, 1952 in Colorado Springs, CO, the Daughter of Harry and Wilma (Wittnam) Joyce. She married James Messmore on March 24, 1973 in Witt, IL. She worked as a Mental Health Counselor at Montgomery County Health Department.

She is survived by her Husband: James Messmore of Nokomis, IL; Son: James Henry Messmore of Witt, IL; Daughters: Michelle Fegler and Companion Chad of Nokomis, IL; Lucy Messmore of Nokomis, IL; Grandchildren: Jamie Fegler of Lyman, Nebraska; Christopher and Cody Norine of Nokomis, IL; Brothers: Dale (Rhonda) Joyce of Witt, IL; Tom (Kathy) Joyce of Irving, IL; Lee (Tami) Joyce of Irving, IL; Hal (Kristy) of Witt, IL; Sisters: Melba (Kenneth) German of Nokomis, IL; Mary Jo (Phil) Moore of Witt, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her Parents and her Sister: Delores Golitko.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis, IL. It was Yvonne’s Wish to be cremated and there will be no funeral service. Inurnment will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the wishes of the family C/O Sutton Memorial Home 327 N. Clay St. Taylorville, IL 62568


Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis is assisting the family with arrangments.

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