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Annelle "Nel" I. Wells

January 13, 1959 October 5, 2017
Annelle "Nel" I. Wells
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Obituary for Annelle "Nel" I. Wells
Peoria- Annelle “Nel” I. Wells, age 58, passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her husband and three daughters.
Nel was born January 13, 1959, in Peoria, daughter of Richard and Mary Patricia (Murphy) Nauman.  Surviving is her husband, Robert. Annelle and Robert R. Wells were married in 1981.  Also surviving are their three children; Anna (Josh) Hansard of East Peoria, Jolene Wells of Georgetown, TX., and Elise Wells of Peoria, two grandchildren; Colton and Lillian Hansard and beloved dachshund, Colt.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Nel attended Illinois State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree.  She worked at OSF Center for Health and with her husband, Bob, as an office manager at B & N Carpet Care.  She regularly volunteered at the Susan G. Komen Center.  
Nel loved spending time in the outdoors with her husband Robert, hunting and fishing. She truly enjoyed going to Canada with her husband and daughters. Nel enjoyed gardening, caring for her rose bushes, and playing bags in her backyard. She never missed an opportunity to spend time with her grandchildren, and she loved watching the Cardinals win. Nel was the happiest spending time with her family and will be truly missed.
Nel was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church, where private family services were held. Cremation Rites have been accorded.
In lieu of cards and flowers, donations may be made to the Nel Wells beneficiary account at Heartland Bank to help her family with medical expenses.
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