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Babcock, Elizabeth
Elizabeth "Betty" Babcock of Roseville, IL passed away Monday May 28, 2012, 1:40 pm at the Roseville Rehab and Health Care Center. She was born May 26, 1928 in Seminole, OK the daughter of John L. and Lorean Land Davis. She married John E. Babcock on June 28, 1958 in Galesburg, IL.

She is survived by her husband John of Roseville, IL; one daughter Rebecca (Mike) Pepper of Macomb, IL; one sister Glenn kullman of Lake Havasu, AZ; one sister in law Betty L Babcock of Overland Park, KS, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 brothers in laws.

She was a homemaker, loved sewing clothes for her daughter and herself. She worked at Carlberg Printing in Roseville, IL. She worked as a cook at the Grade School and High School at Roseville before retiring as a bookkeeper at Farmers Grain Co. She was also a partner in Babcock's Fruit Farm for many years. She loved giving tours to the school children and visiting with customers. Betty also spent many years volunteering at the Roseville Nursing Home.

Graveside service will be 11:00 am Thursday May 31, 2012 at the Roseville Township Cemetery, Rev. James Oliver will officiate. Family will receive friends Wednesday May 30, 2012 from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Corman Memorial Home Roseville, IL. Memorials may be made to the Roseville Ambulance and or the Swan Creek Fire Dept. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Roseville is in charge of the arrangements.
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