Velma Marie (McKinney) Durbin

April 12, 1925 ~ January 26, 2021 (age 95)


Velma Marie Durbin, 95, of Morrisonville, passed away at 12:48 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at her residence.

Marie was born April 12, 1925 in rural Palmer, the daughter of William Frank and Lillie Mae (Skinner) McKinney.  She married Connie Durbin on February 2, 1946, and he preceded her in death on September 2, 1990.  Marie retired from St. Vincent’s Hospital in 1991, after over 20 years of service, and she was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Morrisonville.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Connie Sue Underwood; and brothers, Charlie McKinney and his wife, Jean, and LeRoy McKinney.

Marie is survived by her daughters, Carol Mae Durbin of Morrisonville, Rosanne (husband, Arlen) Olinger of Morrisonville, Kathy Durbin of Morrisonville, and Peggy Jo (husband, Jerry) Anderson of Butler; 9 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; sister, Linda Bonacorsi of Taylorville; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: The family will receive guests from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 29, 2021 at Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home, 304 Carlin Street, Morrisonville, IL 62546.

Funeral Ceremony: 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home in Morrisonville, with Rev. Chad Foster officiating

Interment will follow the ceremony at Anderson Cemetery in Palmer.

Memorial contributions may be made to: The Deacon Fund at First Baptist Church of Morrisonville, 209 School Street, Morrisonville, IL 62546, or the American Cancer Society, 4215 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108.

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January 29, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home
304 Carlin St.
Morrisonville, IL 62546

Funeral Ceremony
January 30, 2021

11:00 AM
Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home
304 Carlin St.
Morrisonville, IL 62546

January 30, 2021

12:15 PM
Anderson Cemetery, Palmer


The Deacon Fund c/o First Baptist Church of Morrisonville
209 School St., Morrisonville IL 62546

American Cancer Society
4215 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis MO 63108
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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