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Margaret Bell

July 1, 1928 April 10, 2019
Margaret Bell
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Obituary for Margaret Bell

PEORIA - Margaret Bell, 90, of Peoria, IL died on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at her residence.

Margaret was born on July 1, 1928 to John F. and Nellie (Cochran) Backus. She married Lloyd D. Bell on June 28, 1963; he preceded her in death on August 17, 2007. Also preceding are her parents, her sisters; Betty J. Platt, Dorothy B. Wiedman, Nelseen Palmquist, and Georganne Feehery, and her brothers; John F. and Fredrick W. Backus.

Margaret is survived by her sister, Virginia M. Isaac, her brother, Robin (Kim) Backus, and 2 step-grandsons; Jeffrey (Carrie) and Brett (Christine) Yemm.

She was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church (F.U.M.C.) in Peoria and was active in their bible study. Margaret was an avid golfer and worked part-time for Northmoor Golf Course. She also worked full-time for the Bemis Bag Co.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria.

Memorial donations may be made to the Loaves and Fish ministry at F.U.M.C.

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10:00 AM 4/13/2019 10:00:00 AM
Swan Lake Memory Gardens

4601 W. War Memorial Drive
Peoria, IL 61615

Swan Lake Memory Gardens
4601 W. War Memorial Drive Peoria 61615 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Loaves and Fish Ministry at F.U.M.C.


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