Lisa M. McDowell, 55, of Woodhull, IL, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg. Cremation has been accorded and there is no visitation. Private family services are Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Woodhull. Private burial will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to OSF HealthCare Foundation and online condolences may be left at www.petersonwallinknox.com.
Lisa was born January 20, 1965 in Moline, IL to Ronald and Shirley Miller Fredell. She graduated from Sherrard High School in 1983. On October 29, 1988, she was united in marriage to Donald “Doog” McDowell in Woodhull.
She was employed at OSF Galesburg Clinic as a coder for 24 years.
Lisa especially loved being with her family and friends. She enjoyed her weekend afternoons watching Netflix and sitting on the deck admiring the roses in her garden.
Survivors include her husband, Doog; one daughter, Sara McDowell (Andrew Teel) of New Windsor; one son, Cory McDowell of Woodhull; parents, Ronald and Shirley Fredell of Sherrard, IL; special friend, Marcia Colton of Woodhull; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Mike.