CHAMPAIGN – On May 16, 2011, Alice McKenzie passed away at Provena Covenant Medical Center. Mrs. McKenzie had been experiencing failing health for several years.
Surviving family include her son, Mark (Pat) McKenzie of Champaign; and her daughter, Toni (Kent Bray) of Clearwater, Fla. There are three grandchildren, Amy (Carl Swanson) of Wilmington, Vt., and Austin Bray and McKenzie Bray of Clearwater, Fla. There are two great-granddaughters, Miss Hannah and Miss Emily, both of Wilmington.
Mrs. McKenzie was one of 11 children and has one surviving sister, Mrs. Ernestine Rojas of Turlock, Calif. There are many nieces and nephews who live across the United States.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 21, at Grandview Memorial Gardens in the chapel at the mausoleum located on Route 150 west of Champaign. Mittendorf-Calvert Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Alice was a great friend to many and had many friends. She was loved so much by all her family and will be greatly missed.