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|Mrs. Mary Jean Harrison, 76, of 717 Century Estates, Galesburg died at 4:22 p.m. Thursday September 30, 2010 in Rosewood Care Center.
She was born August 29, 1934 in Beardstown, Ill. the daughter of Leland and Marcella Davidsmeyer DeSollar. She married James W. Harrison on May 28, 1958 in Galesburg. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Sandra (Steve) Mills of Knoxville, Ill. and Lori (Justin) Moore of Oneida, Ill.; one sister, Carol Ann Bowman of Beardstown; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, a daughter and a grandson.
She worked as a case worker for the Department of Human Services for the State of Illinois for 16 years, retiring in 1998. She was born and raised in Beardstown and moved to Galesburg in 1957. She graduated from Beardstown High School in 1952. She was a member of the Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church.
Cremation will be accorded. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 p.m. Tuesday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Burial will be at a later date in East Linwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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