Emily D. Vaughn, 36 of Granite City, Illinois passed away on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at her home.
Emily was born on February 25, 1981 in Granite City, Illinois. Emily had held various positions as an administrative professional, but will mostly be remembered for caring for her Nana. Emily was confirmed in the Catholic Church and in her free time volunteered her time in helping others. She was known for her technical knowledge with Apple products and enjoyed being “Tech Savvy”. Emily will be remembered for her kind heart and the many lives she touched through her help and kindness.
Emily is survived by and will be missed by her parents; Richard and Janet (Schwendeman) Vaughn of Granite City, Illinois; her sister, Natalie Vaughn (Johnathon Hadley) of Granite City, Illinois; her cat, Talley; her grandparents, Louie (Shirley) Vaughn of Maryville, Illinois, M.H. “Poots” Schwendeman of Granite City, Illinois and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and many other extended family members and friends.
Emily was preceded in death by her Nana; Diane Schwendeman.
In celebration of Emily’s life, private family services will be held at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. Memorials are suggested to the National Alliance for Mental Illness, Southwestern Illinois, 2100 Madison Ave., 4th Floor, Granite City, Illinois, 62040.
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