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Garland, Doris J.
Doris J. Garland, 80, of Galesburg, formerly of Little York died at 10:17 P.M. on Monday, April 26, 2010 at her home in Galesburg.

She was born September 14, 1929 at Oquawka, IL, the daughter of Roy and Lucille (Stripe) Peterson. She was raised and educated in the Little York area and graduated from Little York High School in 1946.

Doris married James "Jack" L. Garland on May 9, 1948 in Little York and he survives.

She was a homemaker and farmers wife and enjoyed sewing, crafts and numerous pets.

She was member of the First Presbyterian Church of Galesburg and the Warren County Diabetic Club.

Her family includes her husband Jack, two daughters, Jean (Dennis) Jacobs and Jackie (Mark) Palmer both of Galesburg, two grandchildren, Jamie (Jennifer) Jacobs and Emily Jacobs both of Davenport, IA and four great grandchildren, Carlin, Chase, Kyce and Mekhai all of Davenport.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and one brother.

Celebration of her life will be 1:00 P.M. Friday, April 30, 2010 at the First Presbyterian Church of Galesburg with Pastor David Dutton. Burial will be in Little York Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday at Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Monmouth where her family will be present from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

Memorials may be left for the First Presbyterian Church of Galesburg. Online condolences may be left at www.hooverhall.com.
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