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home : obituaries : obituaries   April 29, 2016

4/9/2013 11:30:00 AM
Betty Thomas

Betty Lou Thomas, 84, of Heritage Health, Mendota died April 6, 2013, in Heritage Health.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in First United Methodist Church, Mendota, with the Rev. Michael Morrell officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery.

Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Friday in Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota.

She was born April 16, 1928, in Kewanee to Charles and Alfreda (Wager) Dumbauld. She married Robert Thomas on Sept. 19, 1948, in Kewanee. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Danny (Melva Jo) Thomas of Avon, Ind., and Richard (Therese) Thomas of Mendota; four grandchildren, Christi (Joe) Morel, Bradley (Abby) Thomas, Ginger (Jim) Kellett and Debbie Thomas; and six great-grandchildren, Spencer and Jillian Morel, Jack Thomas and James, Gavin and Vincent Kellett.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1994 and one sister, Shirley.

Memorials may be directed to Illinois Valley Hospice or Illinois Valley Diabetes Association.

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