Lena Britt

Lena Britt

CHAMPAIGN – Lena Britt, 92, formerly of Cranbury, N.J., passed away on her birthday at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

She was born Jan. 15, 1921, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Marie and John Montana. She married Frank Britt on Jan. 11, 1947, and he preceded her in death.

Surviving are her sons, Larry Britt of Villa Rica, Ga., and Ken Britt of Atlanta, Ga.; her daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Bryan White of Champaign; and grandson, Corey White of Champaign.

Burial will take place in Marietta National Cemetery in Atlanta, Ga.

Arrangements are being handled by Owens Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Windsor of Savoy c/o Carle Development Foundation, 611 W. Park St., Urbana, IL 61801.

Condolences may be offered at www.owensfuneralhomes.com.