|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1934|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 2006|
PEKIN ~ Betty L. Awe, 72, of 306 Linden Street in Pekin, passed away at 3:04 a.m. Saturday, July 29, 2006 at the Pekin Hospital Emergency Room.
Born June 8, 1934 in Springfield to John and Leola (Luers) Cavitt, she married Paul E. Awe on December 28, 1956 in Riverton. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Barbara J. (Jeff) Tibbetts of Pekin and Cheryl A. (Dennis) Shepler of Wellington, Florida; three grandchildren, Brittney Shepler of Wellington, Florida, Bailey Tibbetts and Camryn Tibbetts, both of Pekin and one brother, John (Mary Jane) Cavitt of Springfield.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Gary W. Awe.
Betty was a 4th Grade Teacher for Pekin Public Schools District 108 for over 20 years. She taught at C.B. Smith School and retired from Wilson Intermediate School in 2000.
She loved to read and crochet. She also enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren.
She was a devoted member of First United Methodist Church in Pekin, where her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 3, 2006. The Rev. Judy Doyle will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, August 2, 2006 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Home, Pekin Chapel. Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.
Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 1315 Court Street, Pekin, IL 61554.
John William Cavitt (1896 - 1982)
Leola J Luers Cavitt (1913 - 2006)
Paul Edward Awe (1934 - 2009)*
Gary W. Awe (1958 - 1981)*
Glendale Memorial Gardens
Created by: Mike Breitner
Record added: Aug 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15141216
Awe Family,I am sorry to belatedly hear of your mom's death. She was such a big part of my childhood and I will always think of remember her fondly.|
Added: Oct. 7, 2008
Awe Family,I am sorry to belatedly hear of your mom's death. She was such a big part of my childhood and I will always think and remember her fondly.|
Added: Oct. 7, 2008
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