LOSTANT — Tanya (Johnson) Sipe, 41, of Lostant passed away Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was surrounded by her family and friends until she passed away from several medical complications.
Tanya was born Oct. 4, 1977, to Marty Johnson and Doreen (Hess) Jacobson. She married Corey Sipe on Dec. 7, 2017.
She graduated from LaSalle-Peru High School. She worked at Hi Tech for eight years and was loved by all. She attended Ax Church in LaSalle.
Tanya’s family was her life’s joy; her children, her legacy. She was in love with her Mickey and Minnie Mouse collectables. Photography was her cherished pastime.
Survivors include husband, Corey Sipe of Lostant; two sons, Tyler Johnson of Macomb and Kyle Sipe of Lostant; her mother, Doreen (Hess) Jacobson of Oglesby; her father and stepmother, Martin and Laurie Johnson of Oglesby; her father and mother, Dale and Becky Jacobson of Peru; one sister, Crystal (Johnson) Rollings of Ottawa; one brother, Jason Johnson of Palatine; Grandpa Clifford Hess Sr.; one niece, Brooklynn Rollings; her mother- and father-in-law, Kathy and Lynn Sipe; a brother-in-law, Todd Sipe; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Tanya was preceded in death by her brother, "Little" Marty Johnson; an uncle, Art Hess; a cousin, Brent Zielinski; and her grandma, Betty Elizabeth Hess.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at the Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville with the Rev. Cameron Graper officiating. Burial will be in the Magnolia Cemetery in Magnolia.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at the funeral home.
Contributions will be allocated by donor’s choice.
Pallbearers will be Tyler Johnson, Kyle Sipe, Todd Sipe, Jason Johnson, Chad Zielinski and Matt Jacobson. Honorary pallbearers will be Crystal Rollings, Brooklynn Rollings and Dale Jacobson.
Online condolences may be made to her family at www.dcfunerals.com.