Edna (Craigmyle) Creighton

January 7, 1928 ~ November 19, 2019 (age 91)


Edna Creighton, 91, of Armstrong, passed away at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, in Urbana.

Mrs. Creighton was born on January 7, 1928, in Danville, the daughter of Russell and Lena (Goble) Craigmyle.  She married Bud Creighton on November 20, 1946. He preceded her in death on September 25, 2007.

She is survived by one half-brother- Danny (Susan) Owens of Danville; step-sister- Imogene Swick; and special friend- David (Amy) Wilken of Armstrong.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister- Betty Pollock and two step-brothers- Robert and James Owens.

Edna graduated from Armstrong High School.  She worked as a clerk at Chanute Air Force Base, in Rantoul.  Edna formerly attended the Armstrong United Methodist Church.  She enjoyed traveling, cooking and doing things around her home.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Partlow Cemetery, in Armstrong, with Pastor Patti Wise officiating.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home, in Potomac, to assist them in honoring Edna’s life.  Memories or photos may be shared with the family on her everlasting memorial page at:


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Graveside Service
November 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Partlow Cemetery, Armstrong

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