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 Edith Victoria <I>Shackelford</I> Petros

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Edith Victoria Shackelford Petros

  • Birth 21 Feb 1901 Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 5 Jun 1982 Beardstown, Cass County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Sec. I Lot 46 Grave 2
  • Memorial ID 66232649

Victoria Petros, 81, of 401 W. Eight St. died at 4:35 a.m. Saturday at Beardstown Hospital.

Born Feb. 21, 1901, near Kokomo, IN, she was a daughter of Joseph Emmanuel* and Mary Ellen (Swisher) Shackleford. She married Steve Petros. He died Aprl 8, 1959.

She is survived by four daughters, Geraldine L. Raines of Kokomo, IN, Mary B. Stephenson of Beardstown, Helen C. Harris of Hot Springs, AK, and Norma Jean Stephenson of New Port Richey, FL; a son, Joseph E. of Fort Wayne, IN; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a sister of South Bend, IN.

She also was preceded in death by a brother.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at the Cline Funeral Home, the Rev. Richard J. Mick officiation. Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria.

Memorials may be made to the Aged ad Retarded Citizens Memorial Fund in Jacksonville.

*Josephs middle name was Melvin, not Emmanuel.

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  • Maintained by: Valerie (Shackelford) Nechuta
  • Originally Created by: Jeanette
  • Added: 27 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66232649
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Victoria Shackelford Petros (21 Feb 1901–5 Jun 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66232649, citing Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Valerie (Shackelford) Nechuta (contributor 47973802) .