Obituary for Christine Elizabeth Pendill
Christine Elizabeth (Blomberg) Pendill, age 97, of Bloomington, Indiana passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospital on April 27, 2017. She was born on November 14, 1919 in St. Anthony, Missouri to Joseph and Ruby (Boedecker) Blomberg.
Christine was raised on a farm and learned to work hard at a young age. She belonged to the Extension Club, where she won awards for baking. She loved fishing, flowers, birds, and baking pies. Most important to Christine was family, friends, and faith. She was very active in her church and loved her Priest, Father Daniel Mahan. She was part of Daughters of Isabella.
Christine is survived by her children, Sherry Eller (Ron), Landon Pendill (Vickie), Ron Pendill (Kim), grandchildren Dustin Pendill (Melissa), Heather Weatherbee, Nicole Weigl, Nathan Pendill (Rebekah), Benjamin Pendill (Kristina), Lisa Tabereaux (Ryan), Landon Pendill, Jr. (Jaime), Tammy Kefallinos (Nick), Jennifer King (Andy), Sarah Van Berkum (Jamie), Christine Lee (Jason), and Kyle Eller (Cassi), great-grandchildren, Bella, Grace, Quinn, Violet, Hannah, Reese, Abigail, Brooklyn, Sophie, Evan, Jackson, Cooper, Paisley, Audrey, Micah, Alex, Denis, Josephine, Elizabeth, Arianna, Dylan, Sydney, Megan, Abbie, Adelaide, and Arthur, brothers Hugo and Harold Blomberg.
She is preceded in death by her parents, great-grandson, Brody Pendill, and siblings, Alice, Minnie, Pauline, Anita, and Herb.
Visitation for Christine will be 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third Street, Bloomington, Indiana 47401. A rosary will be said at 5:30 pm.
Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 am on Monday, May 1, 2017 at St. John’s Catholic Church, 4607 State Road 46, Bloomington, Indiana 47404. Burial will follow at Mary’s Children Cemetery in Bloomington.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to The Women’s Care Center in Bloomington, Crisis Pregnancy Center, or St. Vincent De Paul.