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Alice Builta

October 6, 1921 — January 28, 2019

Alice Ann Builta, 97, of Minonk, passed away at 8:37 p.m., Monday, January 28, 2019 at Heritage Manor in Minonk.

She was born October 6, 1921 in Bloomington, IL to Theodore and Mary A. (Hughes) Stimpert. She married Howard Builta on April 27, 1942 in Ft. Sill, OK. He died on October 23, 2009 in Minonk.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son Howard C. Builta and one daughter Rev. Cynthia Taylor.

Survivng is one son Steven Builta (Maureen McGrath) of Malta, IL; daughter-in-law Claudia Builta of Palatine, IL; four grandchildren Jeffrey (Claudia) Builta, Andrew (Erin) Builta, Kelly (Patrick) Sanders, Lyndsey (John) Eichlolz and six great-grandchildren.

Alice was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed by friends and family.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Minonk. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m., on Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Minonk Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Shriner's Hospitals for Children, Heritage Health, Minonk or The Humane Society of Central Illinois.

Online tributes and condolences may be made at


FEB 1. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CST)

Ruestman-Harris - Minonk
775 North Chestnut Street
Minonk, IL 61760

Funeral Service

FEB 2. 11:00 AM (CST)

Ruestman-Harris - Minonk
775 North Chestnut Street
Minonk, IL 61760

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