Dawnn R. Drury

  • Born: July 29, 1953
  • Died: January 3, 2019
  • Location: Aurora, Illinois

Healy Chapel

332 W Downer Pl
Aurora, IL 60506

Tel. (630) 897-9291

Tribute & Message From The Family

Dawnn R. Drury, 65 of Aurora, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Amita Health Mercy Medical Center. She was born July 29, 1953 in Geneva, IL; the daughter of the late Hubert and Faith (Cornell) Wilkerson.

Dawnn worked for many years at Dial Corporation in Montgomery, IL and Illinois Tool Works (ITW) in St. Charles, IL.

Dawnn is survived by her three children, Amy Grewer of Aurora, IL, Kevin (Rhonda) Drury of Montgomery, IL, and Renee' (Thomas) Eby of West York, IL; her ten grandchildren, Krista, Patrick, Tessa, Kendall, Nicholas, Isaiah, Jackson, Andrew, Faith, and Matthew; her two great-grandchildren, Rowen and Leon; her sister, Tammy (David) Gibson of Montgomery, IL; and many other family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Michelle Drury; and her brothers, Lee Wilkerson, Lonnie Wilkerson, and Mark Wilkerson.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora, IL 60506. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place at River Hills Memorial Park. For further information, please call (630) 897-9291 or visit our website at www.healychapel.com to sign the online guestbook.


Condolence & Memory Journal

When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. May the wonderful treasures fill your hearts with love and bring you peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. 1 Thessalonians 4:14.

Posted by A friend   January 10, 2019

Dawn was my best friend friend back in our teens. Met her at tops big boy her lee an Lonnie all worked there were all friends we had a great time growing up we got in touch on fb and was wanting to talk and we never did. Sorry for that u never n know what time u have left so don't wait. I will miss u dawn knowing u r not there to talk to now patty brackett

Posted by Patricia Brackett - Booneville, MS   January 08, 2019

Tammy my most heartfelt condolences to you and Dawn's family. And so very sorry to know of your three brothers passing. I knew your family from the 70's when you lived on Lake St.Batavia
I worked with Lonnie, Lee,and Dawn at Big Boy Resturant. Again Iam sorry to hear of your loss.

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Posted by Renee Eby    January 07, 2019

We are so sorry to hear about Dawnn's passing. Prayers for you and your family.

Posted by Tracie Little - Aurora, IL - Friend   January 07, 2019

I am so sad to hear of Dawnn's passing. I will always remember her laugh. We worked together at Dial/VVF until her illness. She always had the BEST 4th of July parties! She truly loved her family! RIP Dawnn!

Posted by A friend   January 07, 2019

Sorry to hear of Dawnn's passing, thought and prayers for the family, we had many good times playing softball together, may she Rest In Peace
Carol White Benjamin

Posted by Carol Benjamin - Aurora, IL - Friend   January 06, 2019

Posted by Renee Eby    January 06, 2019

I love you Mom I miss you so much

Posted by Renee Eby - West york, IL   January 06, 2019


I am soo sorry to learn of Dawnn's passing. I feel so fortunate to have known her. She enjoyed life and had a great sense of humor. May she rest in peace. Praying for you and your family, Amy.

Posted by LInda Bivins - Crump, TN - Coworker   January 05, 2019

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