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Donald Ray Peasley
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1926
Death: Apr. 11, 2008

Donald Ray Peasley, 81, of 405 E. Cole St., Heyworth, passed away at 1:05 a.m. Friday (April 11, 2008) at LeRoy Manor, LeRoy.

He was born June 19, 1926, in Heyworth, son of Earl S. and Mabel A. Masters Peasley. He married Joan Dawson in Normal on June 30, 1947.

She survives along with two daughters, Jackie (Larry) Kirkley and Barbara (Dale) Clifton, both of Heyworth; three granddaughters, Vickie (Matt) Swaney, Bloomington; Becki (TJ) Benson, Hemet, Calif.; and Andrea (Jeff) Drake, Bakersfield, Calif.; three great-grandchildren, Brendon Drake, Rebekah Drake and Jeffrey Drake Jr., all of Bakersfield, Calif.; and one sister, Jerry (Jim) Armstrong, Normal.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents; one sister; and one daughter, Julie Peasley.

Donald was the Water Department superintendent for the Village of Heyworth, retiring in 1988.

He was a World War II Army veteran serving in the European Theatre. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion Posts, both of Heyworth.

Published in the Bloomington, Illinois Pantagraph

 
 
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 Parents:
  Earl Sidney Peasley (1903 - 1967)
  Mabel A. Masters Peasley (1903 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  Julie D. Peasley (1962 - 2003)*
 
 Sibling:
  Carol Ruth Peasley (1924 - 1925)*
  Donald Ray Peasley (1926 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Apr 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26064813
Donald Ray Peasley
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Donald Ray Peasley
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- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: Apr. 16, 2008
 
 
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