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Violet Crafton

May 28, 1944 - March 27, 2014
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Violet J. "Vi" Crafton, age 69, of Courtyard Estates in Peoria, passed away Thursday March 27, 2014 at 5:15 a.m. at her residence. She was born May 28, 1944 in Peoria to Richard and Lillian (Johnson) Elliott. She married Woodrow Crafton and he passed away April 19, 1978 in Iowa City, IA. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Richard Elliott. Survivors include three daughters: Angela Scott of Peoria, Patricia Elliott of Peoria, Amanda (Jenielle) Crafton of Washington, three sons: Bob (Michelle) Elliott of Macomb, Allen (Sherri) Hulin of Peoria, Woodrow (Kim) Crafton, Jr of Peoria, thirteen grandchildren, four...
Violet J. "Vi" Crafton, age 69, of Courtyard Estates in Peoria, passed away Thursday March 27, 2014 at 5:15 a.m. at her residence.
She was born May 28, 1944 in Peoria to Richard and Lillian (Johnson) Elliott. She married Woodrow Crafton and he passed away April 19, 1978 in Iowa City, IA. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Richard Elliott.
Survivors include three daughters: Angela Scott of Peoria, Patricia Elliott of Peoria, Amanda (Jenielle) Crafton of Washington, three sons: Bob (Michelle) Elliott of Macomb, Allen (Sherri) Hulin of Peoria, Woodrow (Kim) Crafton, Jr of Peoria, thirteen grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, four sisters: Jean Herrberg of Bowling Green, IN, Debbie (Tim) Klein of East Moline, Angela (Tom) Couri of Washington,  Laura (Bryan) Boone of Dunlap, and three brothers: Roger Elliott of Pekin, Chuck (Valerie) Elliott of O'Fallon, MO,  Ken (Lori) Elliott of Laura, IL, and one sister-in-law, Sue Elliott of Peoria.
Violet worked for years in the food industry in the Peoria area. Following her retirement she devoted her time and energy being a foster grandparent through the Peoria Foster Grandparent Program.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be Monday March 31, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services.
Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army Child Care Foster Grandparent Program at 210 Spalding Ave., Peoria, IL. 61603.

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