|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1902|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 1994|
PRINCEVILLE, IL - Leila B. Althoff, 92, of the Lutheran Home in Peoria, formerly of Princeville, died at 8:58 a.m. Friday, Feb. 25, 1994, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, IL.
Born Jan. 26, 1902, in Princeville to James P. and Susan E. Drendel Byrnes, she married Clarence Althoff on Aug. 24, 1937, in Princeville. He died Dec. 26, 1945. One son, John Francis, three brothers and one sister also preceded her in death.
Surviving are one brother, Elmer Byrnes of Peoria; and four nephews, James Byrnes Sr. of Highland, Calif., John Byrnes of Ajo, Ariz., Mike Harmon and Tom Harmon, both of Peoria.
She was a grade school teacher in Princeville for 38 years.
She was a member of St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Princeville, where she was president of the Altar and Rosary Society and taught catechism classes.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at her church. The Rev. Brian Rejsek will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hammitt - Hott Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Akron-Princeville Ambulance or to her church.
Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Sunday, February 27, 1994
James P Byrnes (1876 - 1928)
Susan E Drendel Byrnes (1875 - 1951)
Clarence William Althoff (1896 - 1945)*
John Francis Althoff (1944 - 1944)*
Clarence Byrnes (1900 - 1901)*
Leila M Byrnes Althoff (1902 - 1994)
Elmer F Byrnes (1904 - 1994)*
Gladys Susan Byrnes Harmon (1906 - 1991)*
LaVergne P Byrnes (1909 - 1981)*
Francis Leo Byrnes (1911 - 1981)*
Saint Mary of the Woods Cemetery
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Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Nov 15, 2008
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