Emelie I. King


AMBOY — Emelie I. King, 70, of Amboy, died Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at OSF St Anthony Medical Center in Mendota. 

She was born Jan. 13, 1950 in Portland, Oregon, the daughter of Gerald and Helen (Aycock) King.

Emelie had worked at Camco and Mutual Management both in Rockford and the Credit Bureau in Dixon.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Emelie is survived by her daughter, Marjorie "Meggie" (Travis) Wiley, of Amboy; one grandson, Bentley Wiley; two sisters Elizabeth Heinzmann, of Portage, Ind., and Sarah King, of Dixon; two brothers Gerald (Carol) King III, of Lafayette, Ind., and Darrell King, of Dixon; many nieces and nephews; and loving southern family.

She is also survived by her life long partner Robert Schon, of Amboy.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements by the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy.

Condolences may be sent online at www.thejonesfh.com.