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 Bertha Wanda <I>Williams</I> Mohr

Bertha Wanda Williams Mohr

Death 19 Sep 2010 (aged 97)
Burial Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Plot Mausoleum
Memorial ID 59008249 · View Source
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Bertha W. Mohr, 97, formerly of Peoria, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, at her daughter's residence in Woodstock.

She was born Aug. 3, 1913, in Mount Vernon, to Albert and Lula May Hicks Williams. She married Irvin P. Mohr on Dec. 24, 1939, in St. Louis. He preceded her in death April 19, 1973, in Peoria.

She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Peoria.

She and her husband lived on East Seneca Place in Peoria for many years. She moved to Saint Francis of the Woods Assisted Living, also in Peoria, and later to her daughter's home in Woodstock.

She was a loving mom and grand­mother. She was an excellent cook, a beautiful sewer and an artist. She loved to go downtown with her friend once a week, and listening to Helen Trent on the radio.

She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth Ann "Betty" (Jerrold) Welch of Woodstock, and Sharon Helen (Leon) Schneider of Mapleton; 12 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a brother; a grandson, Eric Schnei­der; a niece; and a nephew.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, at the Wilton Mortuary, 2101 N. Knoxville Ave., Peoria. The Rev. Canon Ralph Stanwise of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Peoria will officiate. The visitation will be two hours before visitation at the mortuary. Entombment will be in Springdale Cemetery Mausoleum in Peoria.

Memorials may be made to Odyssey Healthcare, 85 W. Algonquin Road, Ste. No. 100, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

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