Lora Beecher Obituary

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Lora Irene Beecher

February 21, 1919 - September 30, 2012
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Lora Irene Beecher, 93, of Glasford, passed away at 4:18 pm, Sunday, September 30, 2012 at Renaissance Care Center in Canton.  She was born  February 21, 1919 in Reed City, Illinois to Leonard and Susan (Westerfield) Maple. She married Ray S. Beecher September 26, 1939 in Mapleton, Illinois. He preceded her in death on June 9, 1998 in Peoria, Illinois. Her parents; one brother, Loyd Maple and two sisters, Lucille Long and Lela Brown also preceded her in death.  Surviving are two daughters, Patricia Weckwerth of Mound, Minnesota and Susan Peters of Glasford, Illinois; four grandchildren; six...
Lora Irene Beecher, 93, of Glasford, passed away at 4:18 pm, Sunday, September 30, 2012 at Renaissance Care Center in Canton.

 She was born  February 21, 1919 in Reed City, Illinois to Leonard and Susan (Westerfield) Maple. She married Ray S. Beecher September 26, 1939 in Mapleton, Illinois. He preceded her in death on June 9, 1998 in Peoria, Illinois. Her parents; one brother, Loyd Maple and two sisters, Lucille Long and Lela Brown also preceded her in death.

 Surviving are two daughters, Patricia Weckwerth of Mound, Minnesota and Susan Peters of Glasford, Illinois; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister Lois Kopajetich of Canton; and several nieces and nephews.

 Lora was a member of the Glasford United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star.

 A graveside service will be Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Lancaster Cemetery in Glasford. The Rev. Jack Thompson will officiate. Davison-Fulton-Woolsey Funeral Home Glasford Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

 Memorials may be made to Timber Hollis Fire Department. Please visit Lora's story at www.davisonfwoolsey.com.

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