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Doris Marie Danz

August 14, 1927 January 27, 2015
Doris Marie Danz
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East Peoria- Doris Marie (Hopple) Danz, age 87, of Washington, passed away January 27, 2015 at 2:55 AM at Riverview Senior Living in East Peoria. Born August 14, 1927 in Peoria, IL, she was a daughter to the late Walter G. and Katherine L Fash Hopple. Doris graduated from Woodruff High School with the class of 1946. On February 26, 1948 Doris married Roy Adolf Danz in Peoria. He preceded her in death on March 17, 2014. Doris worked for Copy Cats and Murison Labeling Company, before working on the family farm with her husband. She was a 30-year member of the Illinois Women’s Bowling Association and Prairie Farms Milk Producers for 50 years. Doris will be remembered for her love of writing holiday and special moment cards for all her family throughout the year. She was an avid reader often scrapbooking forming her own books. Doris enjoyed collecting beanie babies and loved and cherished her cats. She was truly loved and will be dearly missed. Survivors include her daughter Susan Eileen Danz of Washington, IL; two brothers: Walter G. Hopple, Jr. of Mossville, IL and John E. (Carol) Hopple of Brimfield, IL; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, as well as, several nieces and nephews. Doris was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one sister Louise, and one granddaughter Pamela Sue. Visitation will be held on Wednesday January 28, 2015 between the hours of 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Wright and Salmon Mortuary. Funeral services will be held on Thursday January 29, 2015 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Pastor Jack Thompson will officiate, and burial will follow in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria. Memorials in Doris’s Memory may be made to The American Heart Association or The Alzheimer’s Association. Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto Funeral arrangements have been under the direction and care of Wright and Salmon Mortuary.


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