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Elizabeth Agnes "Betty" Lakatos Dees
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Birth: May 10, 1918
Granite City
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 5, 2012
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA

Elizabeth Agnes "Betty" Dees, 93, of Litchfield, died Sat., May 5, 2012 at 2:35 p.m. in Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield. She was born on May 10, 1918 in Granite City, a daughter of Francis "Frank" & Anna (Fedorchak) Lakatos. She attended Granite City High School & later married Roy William Dees on June 12, 1943 in Granite City. He preceded her in death on Feb. 26, 2008. She owned & operated Dees Salon of Beauty in Litchfield from 1970 until she retired in 2000. She & her husband, Roy, owned the Dees Complex located on the corner of East St. John & South Jackson streets in Litchfield that housed her beauty shop, a car wash, laundromat, apartments, mobile home park, and the Unemployment Office for the State of Illinois until Roy's retirement in 1983. She had also worked for Wepco Manufacturing in Litchfield for 13 years & managed the company's credit union from her home. She was a member of Holy Family Parish in Litchfield, also, St. Anne's Society and Altar & Rosary Society of the church. In her spare time she enjoyed painting, writing & making pottery. 
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  Roy William Dees (1913 - 2008)
  Richard Michael Dees (1947 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Holy Cross Cemetery
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Kimberly Laurent
Record added: May 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89679623
Elizabeth Agnes Betty <i>Lakatos</i> Dees
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Elizabeth Agnes Betty <i>Lakatos</i> Dees
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Elizabeth Agnes Betty <i>Lakatos</i> Dees
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 Added: May. 7, 2012

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