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Anthonetta Leona Jordan

November 29, 1926 April 7, 2010
Anthonetta Leona Jordan
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PEORIA-Anthonetta Leona Jordan, 83, of Peoria, passed away at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at Bel-Wood Nursing Home. She was born on November 29, 1926 in Springfield, IL to Anthony and Velma Shipp Banks. She married Willis Jordan on May 30, 1946 in Springfield. He passed away on August 19, 2004 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by one son, Martin DePorres Jordan and one brother, Ozzie Banks. Surviving are one son, Willis Anthony Jordan of Peoria; and three grandchildren, Kemal and Marcel Jordan of Peoria and Kayla Jordan of St. Louis, MO. Anthonetta worked in sales at Block & Kuhl Co., now Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co. for 29 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Spalding Council Ladies Auxiliary and served on various boards in the community. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 12, 2010 at Sacred Heart Church with Franciscan Fathers officiating. Visitation will be 30 minutes before the Mass at the church. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in West Peoria. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association. Tributes and condolences may be submitted to


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