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Cecilia P. Maroon

December 20, 1919 January 22, 2019
Cecilia P. Maroon
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Obituary for Cecilia P. Maroon

Peoria-Cecilia P. Maroon, age 99, of Peoria, passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.

Cecilia was born on December 20, 1919 in Peoria, a daughter of Michael and Kemla (Farrah) Couri. She married Raymond P. Maroon, Sr. on February 11, 1947 at St. Patrick’s Church in Peoria. He preceded her in death on March 12, 1993 in Peoria. She was also proceeded in death by her parents, one son, David M. Maroon, Sr., her great granddaughter, Sophia Donald, her great grandson, Andrew Nelson, along with 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

Surviving are eight daughters; Elaine Donald, Dodie (John) Burns, Kathie (Jim) Meagher, Milly (Justin) Howeler, Peggy (Bob) Barnes all of Peoria, Maureen (Chris) Nelson of St. Peter’s, MO, Mary Beth (Tony) Couri of Decatur, Linda (Pete) Argo of Washington and one son Raymond P. (Marla) Maroon, Jr. of Peoria. Also surviving are 39 grandchildren, 52 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren, one brother Michael (Margie) Couri of East Peoria and several nieces and nephews.

Cecilia was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church and was the oldest member of the Ladies Itoo Society where she served the club faithfully.

A funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Philomena Catholic Church. Fr. David Richardson will officiate. A visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2019, also at the Church. An additional visitation will be held one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in West Peoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Cecilia’s name, may be made to the Itoo Society, Sophia’s Kitchen Angels Among Us, or St. Sarkis and Bakhos.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send condolences to www.wrightandsalmon.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

25

Jan

4:00 PM 1/25/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/25/2019 8:00:00 PM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Visitation

Saturday

26

Jan

9:00 AM 1/26/2019 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 1/26/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

26

Jan

10:00 AM 1/26/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

St. Joseph Cemetery Final Resting Place

2105 W. Heading Ave.
West Peoria, IL 61604

2105 W. Heading Ave. West Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Sophia's Kitchen

504 Fulton St
Peoria, IL 61602

Itoo Society

4909 W. Farmington Road
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Sarkis and Bakhos

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