|Deborah Hardges, 74, 443 Iowa Ave., Galesburg, died at 9:13 AM Monday, December 21, 2009 in OSF St. Mary Medical Center.
She was born October 30, 1935 in Glendora, MS, the daughter of Willie L. and Mary Walker Hardges.
She is survived by 5 daughters, Yvonne (and Eugene) Boggan of Galesburg, Darlene DeLaCruz of Galesburg, Ina Marie Johnson of Portland, OR, Sheri Wade of Galesburg, and Rene Hardges of Galesburg, a son, Jerry L. Hardges of Norfolk, VA, 17 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and a granddaughter.
Deborah was a cook, who worked at Jumer's for 13 years and then at Marigold Health Care Center for one year. She has lived in Galesburg since 1948.
Funeral will be 2 PM Monday, December 28, 2009 in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. The Rev. Lewis Woods will officiate. Visitation will be 1 to 2 PM Monday at the chapel. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family in care of her daughter, Rene. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.