|Lois B. Seery, age 88, of Galesburg, Illinois, died on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 1:25 A.M. at Heartland Health Care Center in Galesburg, Illinois. She was born on May 4, 1922 in Nebo, Illinois, the daughter of Howard Barton and Maude Peters Cox. She married Harvard Francis Seery on March 31, 1970 in Monmouth, Illinois. He preceded her in death on August 22, 2000.
Surviving are one daughter, Sherrill Cox; two granddaughters; one sister, Myotta Keltner of Springfield, Illinois and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and one brother.
She was raised and educated in Nebo, Illinois and attended Western Illinois Teachers College in Macomb, Illinois. She was a school teacher in Pike County, Illinois and later worked as a real estate broker in Knox County, Illinois. She and her husband bought, remodeled and sold homes. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Galesburg, Illinois.
Cremation Rites will be accorded.
Graveside Memorial Services will be held on Friday, April 22, 2011 at 1:30 P.M. at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in Galesburg, Illinois. Rev. Greg Fitch officiating. There will be no Visitation. Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements.
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