Betty Jurgens Obituary

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Betty L. Jurgens

December 17, 1936 - August 11, 2014
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Betty L. Jurgens, 77, of Pekin, Illinois, died Monday, August 11, 2014 at the Pekin Hospital, Pekin, Illinois. She was born on December 17, 1936 in Springfield, Illinois. She was the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth (Blanchard) Grigsby. She married Donald Jurgens on March 19,1954 in Springfield, Illinois. He preceded her in death on November 24, 1989 in Pekin, Illinois. She is also preceded in death by her parents; six brothers, one of whom she cared for in her home, Jim Grigsby; and five sisters. She is survived by Jane (Rich) Durham, her niece whom she raised in her home; Tammy Bieneman a great niece who she helped raise and was...
Betty L. Jurgens, 77, of Pekin, Illinois, died Monday, August 11, 2014 at the Pekin Hospital, Pekin, Illinois. She was born on December 17, 1936 in Springfield, Illinois. She was the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth (Blanchard) Grigsby. She married Donald Jurgens on March 19,1954 in Springfield, Illinois. He preceded her in death on November 24, 1989 in Pekin, Illinois. She is also preceded in death by her parents; six brothers, one of whom she cared for in her home, Jim Grigsby; and five sisters.
She is survived by Jane (Rich) Durham, her niece whom she raised in her home; Tammy Bieneman a great niece who she helped raise and was thought of as her grandchild; two sisters, Nelva "Rose" Lorton and Catherine Jurgens both of Springfield, Illinois and many nieces and nephews survive.
Betty loved to play BINGO and other family activities.
Funeral services will be Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the Davison Fulton Woolsey Funeral Home in Pekin, Illinois. The Rev. Glenn Grigsby, her nephew will officiate. Visitation will be Friday evening at the funeral home from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Burial will be in the Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin. Memorials may be made to the or to Muscular Dystrophy Association. You may create an online condolence at davisonfultonwoolsey.com.

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Betty L. Jurgens PEKIN, IL - Betty L. Jurgens, 77, died Monday, August 11, 2014, at the Pekin Hospital, Pekin, Ill. She was born on Dec. 17,...

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