Lela I. Camp, 92, of Macomb and formerly of Bushnell passed away at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb.8, 2017, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb.  Lela was born on May 14, 1924, in Canton to Martin and Cora (Baker) Salisbury. She grew up and attended school in Canton. She married Bernard Camp on Jan. 18, 1941, in Canton, and he preceded her in death on June 19, 2006. Lela is survived by two daughters Judy (Keith) Rogers, of Avon, and Shirley Camp, of Good Hope; and two sons Rick (Tammy) Camp, of Roseville, and Bob (Debbie) Camp, of Elkader, Iowa. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and 11 (soon to be 12) great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Wanita Salisbury and Hazel Groutage; two brothers, John Salisbury and Wayne Salisbury; and one great-grandson, Gavin Camp.
Lela was a homemaker who supported her children in school and 4-H activities. She assisted with the hot lunch program at the Checkrow School where her children attended. She also was one of three Checkrow mothers who organized and led the first 4-H club for girls in that area.  She enjoyed traveling with her husband, singing, baking, and taking care of her family. She was a member of Checkrow Community Church.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at the Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where friends may call after 2 p.m. on Sunday.  Burial will be in the Bushnell Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the permanent endowment fund of McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Illinois or The Elms. Please sign the guestbook or leave condolences at www.martinhollisfh.com.