Verna A. Cannell,86 of Rockton, IL died at 1:10 pm Friday April 25, 2014.\r\r\n\r\r\n She was born November 11, 1927 in West Chicago, IL daughter of Harold and Clara (Schuett) Henrikson. Verna is a lifelong resident of Northern Illinois and Rockton area. \r\r\n\r\r\n Verna enjoyed and participated in activities of her church and local area groups. She will be missed by all who were touched by her generous and loving spirit. \r\r\n\r\r\n She is survived by her loving children, nieces and nephews. predeceased by husband Robert and brother Ralph Henrikson. \r\r\n\r\r\n Funeral ceremonies to be held at 11:00 am Tuesday April 29, 2014 in McCorkle Funeral Home – Rockton Chapel 767 N Blackhawk Blvd Rockton, IL. Burial will be in Shirland Township Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10:00 am until time of funeral Tuesday. \r\r\n\r\r\n In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 2336 Freeport Road Rockton, IL 61072.