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 Rowena S. <I>Clark</I> Highley

Rowena S. Clark Highley

Leopold, Perry County, Indiana, USA
Death 14 Oct 1998 (aged 79)
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
Plot Sec. C Lot 48 Grave 1
Memorial ID 49443974 · View Source
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PEORIA HEIGHTS, IL - Rowena S. Highley, 79, of OSF St. Clare Home died at 11:24 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, 1998, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria, IL.

Born Jan. 30, 1919, in Leopold, Ind., to John and Addie Clark, she married Stanley L. Highley on June 27, 1942, in Pekin. He died in 1943, in California.

She also was preceded in death by one brother.

Surviving are three daughters, Donna Jenkins of Bartlett, Tenn., Shirley Simmons of Peoria and Esther Lay of Ontario, Calif.; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, John Clark of Pensacola, Fla.; and two sisters, Mrs. Ernest (Theresa) Stubblefield of Pekin and Sister Magadalen Clark of Florissant, Mo.

She worked in housekeeping at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

She was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Peoria.

Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria.

Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Thursday, October 15, 1998

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 49443974
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rowena S. Clark Highley (30 Jan 1919–14 Oct 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49443974, citing Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jeanette (contributor 46892486) .